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Cengage Advantage Books: Essentials of Public Speakingby Hamilton, Cheryl
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This is the 5th edition with a publication date of 2/7/2011.
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Packed with sample speeches illustrating what to do?as well as plenty of examples detailing what not to do?this value-priced public speaking text equips you with the essential skills and theories needed to become an effective public speaker. ESSENTIALS OF PUBLIC SPEAKING delivers abundant practical advice and also offers intriguing discussions on the role of ethics in public speaking as well as up-to-date coverage on effectively using technology in speech development and delivery. A strong emphasis on visual aids includes an insightful, four-color insert detailing how to get the most from your presentation materials. With ESSENTIALS OF PUBLIC SPEAKING, 4e you also have the option of including a wealth of learning resources like Speech Builder Express 3.0 speech-outlining software, InfoTrac? College Edition, sample outlines, and more. It is an invaluable resource?at a value price.
Table of Contents
|Quick Start Guide to Public Speaking|
|Public Speaking, Ethics, and You|
|Building Speaker Confidence|
|Listening: What Speakers and Listeners Should Know|
|Preparing Your Speech|
|Analyzing Your Audience|
|Selecting, Outlining, and Researching Your Topic|
|Supporting Your Ideas|
|Organizing a Successful Speech|
|Presenting Your Speech|
|Delivering Your Message|
|Perfecting Language Style|
|Preparing Effective Visual Aids|
|Types of Speeches|
|Persuasive Speaking: Individual or Team|
|Persuasive Methods and Theories|
|Special Occasional Speaking|
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