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Invitation To Public Speaking Handbookby Griffin,Cindy L.
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Understand the power and importance of public speaking in your life and in greater society. INVITATION TO PUBLIC SPEAKING HANDBOOK will help you acquire the speaking skills you'll need to succeed in the classroom and in the real world. Grounded in the rhetorical tradition while offering a fresh perspective, this book engages readers in the public dialogue, encourages civic engagement and shows them that they will use these skills beyond the classroom. Griffin also explains the reasons why certain things must be done and, most importantly, why users would want to speak publicly. Numerous pedagogical tools, speech-building exercises, thoughtful real-life examples, and an engaging voice will help you easily comprehend the book's basic concepts, apply them in and out of the classroom, and understand the importance of public speaking.
Table of Contents
|Why Speak in Public?|
|Entering the Public Dialogue: Your First Speech|
|Coping with Speaking Anxiety|
|Building Skills & Confidence|
|Topic And Audience|
|Your Speech Topic and Purpose|
|Your Audience and Speaking Environment|
|Gathering Supporting Materials|
|Research Materials Online and at the Library|
|Conduct Research Interviews|
|Organizing Your Speech|
|Outlining Your Speech|
|Introductions and Conclusions|
|Developing and Supporting Your Ideas|
|Introduction to Reasoning|
|Language and Style|
|Delivery And Visual Aids|
|Methods of Delivery|
|Verbal and Nonverbal Components of Delivery|
|Visual Aids: Purposes and Contents|
|Visual Aids: Types and Formats|
|Types Of Speaking.|
|Persuasion and Reasoning|
|Beyond The Classroom|
|Speaking on Special Occasions|
|Speaking in Small Groups|
|Recording Your Research Sources|
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