Principles of Speech Communication / Edition 12

Principles of Speech Communication / Edition 12

by Bruce E. Gronbeck
     
 

ISBN-10: 0673991768

ISBN-13: 9780673991768

Pub. Date: 02/28/1995

Publisher: Addison-Wesley

A perennial bestseller, this text teaches people how to accomplish their goals, analyze situations, and propose courses of action while becoming better public speakers. It maintains its most successful features while incorporating the latest advances in speech-making techniques.

Overview

A perennial bestseller, this text teaches people how to accomplish their goals, analyze situations, and propose courses of action while becoming better public speakers. It maintains its most successful features while incorporating the latest advances in speech-making techniques.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780673991768
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
02/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
347
Product dimensions:
7.42(w) x 9.12(h) x 0.57(d)

Table of Contents

I. PUBLIC SPEAKING AND CRITICAL LISTENING.

1. Responsible Speechmaking in an Age of Diversity.

2. Getting Started: Where Responsibility Begins.

3. Critical Listening for Responsible Speakers.

4. Public Speaking and Cultural Life.

II. PLANNING AND PREPARING YOUR SPEECH RESPONSIBILITY.

5. Understanding Your Audience.

6. Finding Supporting Materials.

7. Using Supporting Materials.

8. Organizing and Outlining Your Speech.

9. Beginning and Ending Your Speech.

III. RESPONSIBLE PRESENTATION.

10. Wording Your Speech.

11. Delivering Your Speech.

12. Using Visual Aids.

IV. TYPES OF PUBLIC SPEAKING.

13. Speeches to Inform.

14. Speeches to Persuade.

15. Argumentation and Critical Thinking.

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