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Frederick Teh-Chi Yu

Frederick Teh-Chi Yu, American journalism educator. Member of Association Education Journalism, Council Foreign Relations, American Association Public Opinion Research.

Background

  • Yu, Frederick Teh-Chi was born on July 15, 1921 in Hupei, China. Arrived in United States, 1947, naturalized, 1960. Son of Hsien-chen and Tse-ling (Chow) Yu.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Nanking, 1944. Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1948. Doctor of Philosophy, University Iowa, 1951.

    Career

    • Research associate University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1951—1954. Assistant professor Stetson University, Deland, Florida, 1954—1955. Associate professor University Montana, Missoula, 1955—1962.

      Faculty Columbia University, New York City, since 1962, professor, journalism, since 1967, Columbia Broadcasting System professor, international journalism, 1979, professor emeritus, since 1991.

    Works

    • Behavioral Sciences and the Mass Media
    • Presents papers which were discussed at the Arden House Conference—a conference held to establish a working relationship between sociologists at the Russell Sage Foundation and journalists of the Graduate School of Journalism of Columbia University.
    • Author: Mass Persuasion in Communist China, 1964. Co-author (with William Polk Davison and J. Boylan): Mass Media: Systems and Effects, 1976. Co-author: Get It Right.

      Write it Tight, 1981. Editor: Behavioral Sciences and the Mass Media, 1968. Co-editor: Mass Communication Research, 1974.

    Membership

    Member of Association Education Journalism, Council Foreign Relations, American Association Public Opinion Research.

    Connections

    • Married Alice Siao-fen Chen, May 1, 1946. Children: Frederick Yeh-wei, Jacqueline Yeh-chi.
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    Born July 15, 1921
    • 1944
      University Nanking
    • 1948
      University Iowa
    • 1951
      University Iowa
    • 1951 - 1954
      Research associate, University Southern California
    • 1954 - 1955
      assistant, professor Stetson University
      Deland, Florida, United States
    • 1955 - 1962
      associate, professor University Montana
      Missoula, Montana, United States
    • 1962
      faculty Columbia University
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