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Whether a novice or an experienced speaker, every student will learn how to be a better public speaker through Lucas' clear explanations and thorough coverage. By far the leading speech textbook of our time, The Art of Public Speaking has defined the art of being the best for more than six million students and instructors.
The new Alternate Edition with Lucas-on-the-go offers even more tools and study options with downloadable content for iPod or MP3 compatible players to better fit the active lifestyles and diverse learning styles of today's students.
|Publisher:||McGraw-Hill Companies, The|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.10(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.00(d)|
Table of Contents
Part One: Speaking and ListeningChapter 1: Speaking in Public Chapter 2: Ethics and Public Speaking Chapter 3: Listening
Appendix: Giving Your First Speech
Part Two: Speech Preparation: Getting Started Chapter 4: Selecting a Topic and Purpose Chapter 5: Analyzing the Audience Chapter 6: Gathering Materials Chapter 7: Supporting Your Ideas
Part Three: Speech Preparation: Organizing & Outlining Chapter 8: Organizing the Body of the Speech Chapter 9: Beginning and Ending the Speech Chapter 10: Outlining the Speech
Part Four: Presenting the Speech Chapter 11: Using Language Chapter 12: Delivery Chapter 13: Visual Aids
Appendix: Using PowerPoint
Part Five: Varieties of Public Speaking Chapter 14: Speaking to Inform Chapter 15: Speaking to Persuade Chapter 16: Methods of Persuasion Chapter 17: Speaking on Special Occasions Chapter 18: Speaking in Small Groups
Appendix: Speeches for Analysis and Discussion