Public Speaking: The Evolving Art, Enhanced Edition / Edition 1

Public Speaking: The Evolving Art, Enhanced Edition / Edition 1

by Stephanie J. Coopman, James Lull
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0495798525

ISBN-13: 9780495798521

Pub. Date: 01/01/2010

Publisher: Cengage Learning


PUBLIC SPEAKING: THE EVOLVING ART, ENHANCED EDITION, is the first book and integrated technology package to meet the expectations of today's students while both preserving and offering innovative variations on the well-respected traditions of public speaking instruction. Throughout the text, readers benefit from the examples of four peer mentors--real people

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PUBLIC SPEAKING: THE EVOLVING ART, ENHANCED EDITION, is the first book and integrated technology package to meet the expectations of today's students while both preserving and offering innovative variations on the well-respected traditions of public speaking instruction. Throughout the text, readers benefit from the examples of four peer mentors--real people who have successfully completed the public speaking course--via short video segments designed to bring concepts and strategies to life. PUBLIC SPEAKING: THE EVOLVING ART, ENHANCED EDITION, is now available with Speech Studio. Speech Studio is an online video upload and grading program that improves the learning comprehension of public speaking students. This unique resource empowers instructors with new assessment capability applicable for traditional, online, and hybrid courses.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495798521
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Edition description:
With Resource Center, Enhanced eBook, Web Site, Interactive Video, Speech Studio, Audio Study Tool, InfoTrac 1-Semester Printed Access Card
Pages:
496
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents


Part I: GETTING STARTED. 1. The Evolving Art of Public Speaking. 2. Building Your Confidence. 3. Ethical Speaking and Listening. Part II: DEVELOPING AND RESEARCHING YOUR SPEECH. 4. Developing Your Purpose and Topic. 5. Adapting to Your Audience. 6. Researching Your Topic. 7. Supporting Your Ideas. 8. Organizing and Outlining Your Speech. 9. Beginning and Ending Your Speech. Part III: PRESENTING YOURSELF AND YOUR IDEAS. 10. Using Language Effectively. 11. Integrating Presentational Media. 12. Delivering Your Speech. Part IV: SPEAKING SITUATIONS. 13. Speaking to Inform. 14. Speaking to Persuade. 15. Understanding Argument in Persuasion. 16. Special Occasion and Group Speaking. Appendix: Speeches and Outlines for Analysis. Glossary.

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