Public Speaking for College and Career

ISBN-10: 0077394062

ISBN-13: 9780077394066

Edition: 9th 2010

Authors: Hamilton Gregory

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List price: $124.95
Edition: 9th
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date: 10/29/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 448
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.738
Language: English


Foundations of Effective Communication
Introduction to Public Speaking
Controlling Nervousness
Developing a Focus
Reaching the Audience
Selecting Topic, Purpose, and Central Idea
Preparing Content
Finding Information
Evaluating Information & Avoiding Plagiarism
Supporting Your Ideas
Presentation Aids
Organizing the Speech
The Body of the Speech
Introductions and Conclusions
Outlining the Speech
Presenting the Speech
Wording the Speech
Delivering the Speech
Types of Public Speaking
Speaking to Inform
Speaking to Persuade
Persuasive Strategies
Special Types of Speeches
Speaking in Groups
Appendix: Sample Speeches
End Notes
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