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

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Overview

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.

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Product Details

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

Meet the Author

Stephanie J. Coopman (Ph.D., University of Kentucky) is Professor and Chair of Communication Studies at San Jose State University and Chair of the SJSU University Council of Chairs and Directors. In addition to teaching public speaking since the start of her career, she has conducted numerous workshops on public speaking and communication pedagogy. Professor Coopman has published her research in a variety of scholarly outlets, including First Monday, Communication Education, Western Journal of Communication, Communication Yearbook, American Communication Journal, Journal of Business Communication, and Management Communication Quarterly.

James Lull is Professor Emeritus of Communication Studies at San Jose State University. Winner of the National Communication Association's Golden Anniversary Monograph Award, he has taught public speaking for more than twenty-five years. An internationally recognized leader in media studies and cultural analysis, Professor Lull is author or editor of twelve books with translations into many languages. Dr. Lull holds an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Helsinki, Finland, and an Honorary Professorship at Aalborg University, Denmark. He regularly gives plenary addresses and seminars at universities in Europe and Latin America.

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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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