Mowrer, O. Hobart
September 1964
Journal of Business Communication;Fall64, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p18
Academic Journal
The article presents comments on the article in this issue, "An Honest Appraisal of Honesty in Communication," by Bernard Sarachek. The commenter notes that insanity is associated with peculiarities and abuses of communication. In comparing Sarachek's arguments to justifications by alcoholics in Alcoholics Anonymous, the author states that misrepresentation creates the danger of chronic apprehension, insecurity and guilt. The author states that dishonesty is corrosive to interpersonal relationships.


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