Invitation to Public Speaking

Invitation to Public Speaking

by Cindy L. Griffin
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Wadsworth Publishing Company
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Invitation to Public Speaking

Griffin (speech communication, Colorado State University) exposes students to public speaking in the classroom, in the workplace, and in the community in this text/CD-ROM package. The text is structured so that instructors can incorporate a service-learning component into the course, emphasizing the ethical nature of invitational public speaking. Learning features include summaries and review questions, and, on the CD-ROM, videos of student and professional speeches. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781111348137
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Publication date: 03/28/2011

Table of Contents

1. Why Speak in Public? 2. Effective Listening. 3. Developing Your Speech Topic and Purpose. 4. Your Audience and Speaking Environment. 5. Gathering Supporting Materials. 6. Developing and Supporting Your Ideas. 7. Reasoning. 8. Organizing and Outlining Your Speech. 9. Introductions and Conclusions. 10. Language. 11. Delivering Your Speech. 12. Visual Aids. 13. Informative Speaking. 14. Invitational Speaking. 15. Persuasive Speaking. 16. Persuasion and Reasoning. 17. Speaking on Special Occasions. Appendix: Speaking in Small Groups.

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