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Table of Contents
|Speaking and Listening|
|Speaking in Public|
|Ethics and Public Speaking|
|Listening Appendix: Giving Your First Speech|
|Speech Preparation: Getting Started|
|Selecting a Topic and Purpose|
|Analyzing the Audience|
|Supporting Your Ideas|
|Speech Preparation: Organizing & Outlining|
|Organizing the Body of the Speech|
|Beginning and Ending the Speech|
|Outlining the Speech|
|Presenting the Speech|
|Visual Aids Appendix: Using PowerPoint|
|Varieties of Public Speaking|
|Speaking to Inform|
|Speaking to Persuade|
|Methods of Persuasion|
|Speaking on Special Occasions|
|Speaking in Small Groups|
|Appendix: Speeches for Analysis and Discussion|
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