A Speaker's Guidebook with The Essential Guide to Rhetoric / Edition 5 by Dan O'Hair, Rob Stewart, Hannah Rubenstein | | 9780312678869 | Other Format | Barnes & Noble
A Speaker's Guidebook with The Essential Guide to Rhetoric / Edition 5

A Speaker's Guidebook with The Essential Guide to Rhetoric / Edition 5

by Dan O'Hair, Rob Stewart, Hannah Rubenstein
     
 

ISBN-10: 031267886X

ISBN-13: 9780312678869

Pub. Date: 10/26/2011

Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's

A Speaker’s Guidebook with The Essential Guide to Rhetoric includes a full tabbed section that provides brief yet comprehensive coverage of rhetorical theory — from the classical to the contemporary — and its practical applications.

Overview

A Speaker’s Guidebook with The Essential Guide to Rhetoric includes a full tabbed section that provides brief yet comprehensive coverage of rhetorical theory — from the classical to the contemporary — and its practical applications.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312678869
Publisher:
Bedford/St. Martin's
Publication date:
10/26/2011
Edition description:
Fifth Edition
Pages:
640
Sales rank:
546,965
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Getting Started with Confidence
1. Becoming a Public Speaker
2. Giving It a Try: Preparing Your First Speech

Public Speaking Basics
3. Managing Speech Anxiety
4. Listeners and Speakers
5. Ethical Public Speaking

Audience Analysis and Topic Selection
6. Analyzing the Audience
7. Selecting a Topic and Purpose

Supporting the Speech
8. Developing Supporting Materials
9. Finding Credible Print and Online Materials
10. Citing Sources in Your Speech

Organizing and Outlining
11. Organizing the Body of the Speech
12. Types of Organizational Arrangements
13. Outlining the Speech

Introductions, Conclusions, and Language
14. Developing the Introduction
15. Developing the Conclusion
16. Using Language to Style the Speech

Vocal and Nonverbal Delivery
17. Methods of Delivery
18. The Voice in Delivery
19. The Body in Delivery

Presentation Aids
20. Using Presentation Aids in the Speech
21. Designing Presentation Aids
22. Using Presentation Software

Forms of Speeches
23. The Informative Speech
24. The Persuasive Speech
25. Developing Arguments for the Persuasive Speech
26. Organizing the Persuasive Speech
27. Special Occasion Speeches

Speaking Beyond the Speech Classroom
28. Preparing Online Presentations
29. Collaborating and Presenting in Groups
30. Business and Professional Presentations
31. Speaking in Your Other Courses

Sample Speeches
Sample Informative Speech
Sample Persuasive Speeches
Sample Special Occasion Speeches

Reference and Research Appendices
A.
Commonly Mispronounced Words
B. Chicago Documentation
C. APA Documentation
D. Glossary

Online Appendices
E. Handling Question and Answer Sessions
F. Preparing for TV and Radio Communication
G. Public Discussions: Panels, Symposiums, Forums
H. MLA Documentation
I. CBE/CSE Documentation
J. IEEE Documentation

Notes
Acknowledgements
Index

Essential Guide to Rhetoric
Part I Rhetoric in Theory
1. The Rhetorical Tradition
2. Elements of Rhetoric
3. Situations and Speech Types
4. Contemporary Rhetorical Theory

Part II Rhetoric in Action
5. Argument/Persuasion
6. Organization
7. Style
8. Memory/Performance
9. Teaching Rhetoric

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