Speaking with a Purpose / Edition 4

Speaking with a Purpose / Edition 4

by Arthur Koch, Arthur Kock
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205273017

ISBN-13: 9780205273010

Pub. Date: 09/01/1997

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

Intentionally brief, this book concentrates on the preparation, practice, and presentation of speeches without getting bogged down by theoretical discussions. The focus on purpose and audience response, which incorporates consideration of cultural diversity, helps readers identify ways to make their speeches more effective. Highly…  See more details below

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Intentionally brief, this book concentrates on the preparation, practice, and presentation of speeches without getting bogged down by theoretical discussions. The focus on purpose and audience response, which incorporates consideration of cultural diversity, helps readers identify ways to make their speeches more effective. Highly popular, this book is the best of the short books available on the subject. For anyone interested in public speaking.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205273010
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
09/01/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.92(w) x 8.92(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Getting Started1
2Determine Your Purpose and Subject17
3Audience Analysis26
4Supporting Your Ideas35
5Gathering Supportive Material47
6Preparing the Content of Your Speech58
7The Introduction and Conclusion69
8Preparing for Delivery85
9Delivery94
10Informing109
11Persuasion131
12Group Communication152
Index173

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