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

The new edition of Principles of Speech Communication, Twelfth Brief Edition is accompanied by The Speech Writer's Workshop, an interactive speech-writing software that will help you prepare your speeches. Available for both IBM and Macintosh systems, this program covers such topics as introductions and conclusions, defining the purpose of your speech, speech…  See more details below

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The new edition of Principles of Speech Communication, Twelfth Brief Edition is accompanied by The Speech Writer's Workshop, an interactive speech-writing software that will help you prepare your speeches. Available for both IBM and Macintosh systems, this program covers such topics as introductions and conclusions, defining the purpose of your speech, speech apprehension, preparing research and supporting material, and much more. Ask your professor for more details.

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

Preface
Pt. 1Public Speaking and Critical Listening1
1Responsible Speechmaking in an Age of Diversity3
2Getting Started: Where Responsibility Begins16
3Critical Listening for Responsible Speakers33
4Public Speaking and Cultural Life44
Pt. 2Planning and Preparing Your Speech Responsibly63
5Understanding Your Audience65
6Finding Supporting Materials83
7Using Supporting Materials96
8Organizing and Outlining Your Speech114
9Beginning and Ending Your Speech129
Pt. 3Responsible Presentation147
10Wording Your Speech149
11Delivering Your Speech169
12Using Visual Aids186
Pt. 4Types of Public Speaking203
13Speeches to Inform205
14Speeches to Persuade231
15Argumentation and Critical Thinking259
Credits283
Index285

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