The New Public Speaker / Edition 1

The New Public Speaker / Edition 1

by George Rodman, Ronald B. Adler
     
 

ISBN-10: 0155027085

ISBN-13: 9780155027084

Pub. Date: 08/01/1996

Publisher: Cengage Learning

An exciting new entry intended for public speaking courses, this text by the well-respected author team of George Rodman and Ronald Adler presents balanced coverage of public speaking theory and skill.  See more details below

Overview

An exciting new entry intended for public speaking courses, this text by the well-respected author team of George Rodman and Ronald Adler presents balanced coverage of public speaking theory and skill.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780155027084
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
08/01/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
465
Product dimensions:
7.52(w) x 9.29(h) x 0.72(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Fundamental Concepts. 1. Introduction. 2. Critical Listening and Constructive Criticism. 3. The Ethics of Speechmaking. Part II: Fundamental Steps in Speech Development. 4. Topic, Purpose and Central Idea. 5. Audience Analysis and Adaptation. 6. Researching the Topic. 7. Supporting Material. 8. Organization and Outlining. Part III: Further Steps in Developing a Speech. 9. Introductions and Conclusions. 10. Visual Aids. 11. Style: Delivery and Language Choices. Part IV: Applications. 12. Informative Speaking. 13. Persuasion I: Persuasive Strategies. 14. Persuasion II: Logical Argument. 15. Speaking on Special Occasions.

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