Public Speaking in the Age of Diversity (With Interactive Edition CD-ROM) / Edition 2

Public Speaking in the Age of Diversity (With Interactive Edition CD-ROM) / Edition 2

by Teri Kwal Gamble, Michael W. Gamble
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0205294677

ISBN-13: 9780205294671

Pub. Date: 09/03/1999

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

This textbook will familiarize students with both the theory and practice of public speaking, help students internalize key public speaking principles and skills, and give students the opportunity and the confidence they need to become more adept thinkers, creators, speech practitioners, and evaluators.

Overview

This textbook will familiarize students with both the theory and practice of public speaking, help students internalize key public speaking principles and skills, and give students the opportunity and the confidence they need to become more adept thinkers, creators, speech practitioners, and evaluators.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205294671
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
09/03/1999
Edition description:
2ND BK&CDR
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
7.99(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

Preface xvii
Part One Who Is Speaking? Who Is Listening?
Public Speaking: An Introduction
1(21)
Understanding and Handling Speech Anxiety and Stress: Getting Ready for Your First Speech
22(18)
The Role of Ethics in Public Speaking
40(15)
Listening Critically: What Is the Speaker Really Saying?
55(24)
Part Two Speech Planning
Analyzing the Audience: Focusing on Your Listeners
79(27)
Analyzing Your Purpose: Selecting a Topic
106(19)
The Speaker's Search for Materials: How to Research Your Topic
125(32)
Supporting What You Say: How to Integrate Supporting Materials into Your Speech
157(26)
Part Three Putting It Together: The Plan Takes Shape
Order Please! How to Organize the Body of Your Speech
183(17)
Introducing and Concluding Your Speech: The Starting Point and the Finish Line
200(26)
Outlining for Success
226(17)
Part Four Presentation Skills: Speaking the Speech
The Speaker's Words: Language, Thought, and Action
243(22)
The Speaker's Delivery: Style, Voice, and Body Language
265(23)
Speaking with Visual Aids
288(28)
Part Five At the Speaker's Stand: Speaking for an Array of Purposes
Speaking to Inform
316(26)
Speaking to Persuade
342(42)
Speaking on Special Occasions
384(24)
Speaking in the Small Group
408

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