CART

(0) items

Public Speaking Handbook

by ;
Edition:
3rd
ISBN13:

9780205648351

ISBN10:
0205648355
Format:
Spiral Bound
Pub. Date:
12/28/2008
Publisher(s):
Pearson
List Price: $91.20

Rent Textbook

(Recommended)
 
Term
Due
Price
$31.92

Buy Used Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
$9.55

eTextbook


 
Duration
Price
$43.19

New Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $3.29

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 3rd edition with a publication date of 12/28/2008.
What is included with this book?
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
  • The eBook copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically only the book itself is included.

Related Products


  • Public Speaking Handbook
    Public Speaking Handbook
  • Public Speaking Handbook
    Public Speaking Handbook
  • Public Speaking Handbook Plus NEW MyCommunicationLab for Public Speaking -- Access Card Package
    Public Speaking Handbook Plus NEW MyCommunicationLab for Public Speaking -- Access Card Package
  • Public Speaking Handbook Plus NEW MyCommunicationLab with eText
    Public Speaking Handbook Plus NEW MyCommunicationLab with eText
  • MySpeechLab -- Standalone Access Card -- for Public Speaking Handbook
    MySpeechLab -- Standalone Access Card -- for Public Speaking Handbook
  • MySpeechLab Pegasus Student Access Code Card for Public Speaking Handbook (standalone)
    MySpeechLab Pegasus Student Access Code Card for Public Speaking Handbook (standalone)
  • MySpeechLab with Pearson eText -- Standalone Access Card -- for Public Speaking Handbook
    MySpeechLab with Pearson eText -- Standalone Access Card -- for Public Speaking Handbook
  • Public Speaking Handbook
    Public Speaking Handbook
  • MySpeechLab with Pearson eText -- Standalone Access Card -- for Public Speaking Handbook
    MySpeechLab with Pearson eText -- Standalone Access Card -- for Public Speaking Handbook
  • Public Speaking Handbook (with Study Card)
    Public Speaking Handbook (with Study Card)






Customer Reviews

Outstanding  March 19, 2011
by


Definitely the one if you want to learn to be a better public speaker. This textbook is a good way to show people how to give a speech and not be intimidated. I'm very pleased with this purchase. Almost brand new condition. Minimal signs of wear. No markings or high lighting inside. Arrived very quickly. Shipped the next day.






Public Speaking Handbook: 5 out of 5 stars based on 1 user reviews.

Summary

Adapted from the authors'top-selling public speaking book,Public Speaking Handbookprovides a unique, audience-centered approach in a reader-friendly reference format, allowing quick and easy access to key information. Public Speaking Handbookbrings theory and practice together in an understandable and applicable manner. Its distinctive and popular audience-centered approach emphasizes the importance of analyzing and considering the audience at every point in preparing and delivering a speech. This public speaking model serves as a foundation as the book guides readers through the step-by-step process of public speaking, focusing their attention on the importance and dynamics of diverse audiences.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Public Speaking
Why Study Public Speaking?
Public Speaking and Conversation
The Communication Process
The Rich Heritage of Public Speaking
Public Speaking and Diversity
Speaking with Confidence
Understand Your Nervousness
Build Your Confidence
Previewing the Audience-Centered Speechmaking Process
An Audience-Centered Speechmaking Model
Consider Your Audience
Select and Narrow Your Topic
Determine Your Purpose
Develop Your Central Idea
Generate the Main Ideas
Gather Supporting Material
Organize Your Speech
Rehearse Your Speech
Deliver Your Speech
Speaking Freely and Ethically
Ethics
Free Speech
Speaking Freely
Speaking Ethically
Listening Ethically
Listening to Speeches
Barriers to Effective Listening
How to Become a Better Listener
Improving Your Note-Taking Skills
Listening and Critical Thinking
Analyzing and Evaluating Speeches
Analyzing Your Audience
Becoming an Audience-Centered Speaker &nb
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...