Public Speaking: The Evolving Art (Book Only) / Edition 2

Public Speaking: The Evolving Art (Book Only) / Edition 2

by Stephanie J. Coopman, James Lull
     
 

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ISBN-10: 049590578X

ISBN-13: 9780495905783

Pub. Date: 01/04/2011

Publisher: Cengage Learning

PUBLIC SPEAKING: THE EVOLVING ART is the first book to meet the expectations of today's students while both preserving and offering innovative variations on the well-respected traditions of public speaking instruction. Throughout the text, in short video segments, four peer mentors expertly guide readers through the concepts and strategies presented in the text

Overview

PUBLIC SPEAKING: THE EVOLVING ART is the first book to meet the expectations of today's students while both preserving and offering innovative variations on the well-respected traditions of public speaking instruction. Throughout the text, in short video segments, four peer mentors expertly guide readers through the concepts and strategies presented in the text.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495905783
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/04/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

PART I: GETTING STARTED. 1. The Evolving Art of Public Speaking. 2. Building Your Confidence. 3. Ethical Speaking and Listening. PART II: DEVELOPING AND RESEARCHING YOUR SPEECH. 4. Developing Your Purpose and Topic. 5. Adapting to Your Audience. 6. Researching Your Topic. 7. Supporting Your Ideas. 8. Organizing and Outlining Your Speech. 9. Beginning and Ending Your Speech. PART III: PRESENTING YOURSELF AND YOUR IDEAS. 10. Using Language Effectively. 11. Integrating Presentation Media. 12. Delivering Your Speech. PART IV: SPEAKING SITUATIONS. 13. Informative Speaking. 14. Persuasive Speaking. 15. Understanding Argument. 16. Special Occasion and Group Speaking. Glossary. References. Index.

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