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Most visual, easiest to use
With its powerful visual design and comprehensive scope, the DK Guide to Public Speaking, 2/e, is an easy-to-navigate resource that will equip students with the tools to be effective public speakers. Based on extensive research and usability studies, this full-color, tabbed, spiral-bound guidebook gives students the practical information they seek, supported with the concepts and theories instructors want.
MyCommunicationLab is an integral part of the Ford-Brown program that will help enhance students’ presentation skills. With MediaShare, students can post and share videos of their speeches for peer commenting and instructor commenting and grading. Also, interactive videos provide students with the opportunity to evaluate speeches. Online self-assessments and pre- and post-tests help students assess their comfort level with public speaking and their knowledge of the material.
Note: This is the standalone book, if you want the book/access card order the ISBN below:
0205980929 / 9780205980925 DK Guide to Public Speaking Plus NEW MyCommunicationLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package
Package consists of:
0205890857 / 9780205890859 NEW MyCommunicationLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card
0205930131 / 9780205930135 DK Guide to Public Speaking
Table of Contents
TAB 1: STARTING
Overview of Public Speaking
Chapter 1: Getting to Know Your Audience and Situation
Chapter 2: Selecting Your Topic and Purpose
TAB 2: RESEARCHING
Chapter 3: Locating Support Materials
Chapter 4: Selecting and Testing Support Materials
TAB 3: CREATING
Chapter 5: Outlining Your Speech
Chapter 6: Organizing the Speech Body
Chapter 7: Introducing and Concluding Your Speech
TAB 4: PRESENTING
Chapter 8: Using Language Successfully
Chapter 9: Delivering Your Speech
Chapter 10: Using Presentation Aids
TAB 5: LISTENING AND EVALUATING
Chapter 11: Listening
Chapter 12: Evaluating Speeches
TAB 6: SPEAKING TO INFORM
Chapter 13: The Informative Speech
TAB 7: SPEAKING TO PERSUADE
Chapter 14: Tools for Persuading
Chapter 15: The Persuasive Speech
TAB 8: SPEAKING ON SPECIAL OCCASIONS
Chapter 16: Speeches for Special Events
TAB 9: SPEAKING IN PROFESSIONAL AND GROUP SETTINGS
Chapter 17: On-the-Job Speaking
Chapter 18: Speaking in Small Groups