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Public Speaking Handbook / Edition 3
     

Public Speaking Handbook / Edition 3

by Steven A. Beebe, Susan J. Beebe
 

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ISBN-10: 0205648355

ISBN-13: 9780205648351

Pub. Date: 01/12/2009

Publisher: Pearson

Adapted from the authors' top-selling public speaking book, Public Speaking Handbook provides a unique, audience-centered approach in a reader-friendly reference format, allowing quick and easy access to key information.

Public Speaking Handbook brings theory and practice together in an understandable and applicable manner. Its

Overview

Adapted from the authors' top-selling public speaking book, Public Speaking Handbook provides a unique, audience-centered approach in a reader-friendly reference format, allowing quick and easy access to key information.

Public Speaking Handbook brings theory and practice together in an understandable and applicable manner. Its distinctive and popular audience-centered approach emphasizes the importance of analyzing and considering the audience at every point in preparing and delivering a speech. This public speaking model serves as a foundation as the book guides readers through the step-by-step process of public speaking, focusing their attention on the importance and dynamics of diverse audiences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205648351
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/12/2009
Series:
MySpeechLab Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
552
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

PART I: INTRODUCTION
1. Introduction to Public Speaking
2. Speaking with Confidence
3. Presenting Your First Speech
4. Speaking Freely and Ethically

PART II: ANALYZING AN AUDIENCE
5. Listening to Speeches
6. Analyzing Your Audience

PART III: PREPARING A SPEECH
7. Developing Your Speech
8. Gathering and Using Supporting Material

PART IV: CRAFTING A SPEECH
9. Organizing and Outlining Your Speech
10. Introducing Your Speech
11. Concluding Your Speech
12. Using Words Well: Speaker Language and Style

PART V: DELIVERING A SPEECH

13. Delivering Your Speech
14. Designing and Using Presentation Aids

PART VI: TYPES OF SPEECHES
15. Speaking to Inform
16. Understanding Principles of Persuasive Speaking
17. Using Persuasive Strategies
18. Speaking for Special Occasions and Purposes

PART VII: APPENDIXES
A. Speaking in Small Groups
B. Speeches for Analysis and Discussion

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