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Public Speaking Concepts and Skills for a Diverse Society

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ISBN-10: 0534606512

ISBN-13: 9780534606510

Edition: 4th 2004 (Revised)

Authors: Clella I. Jaffe

List price: $112.95
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Groundbreaking and critically acclaimed from the first edition, PUBLIC SPEAKING: CONCEPTS AND SKILLS FOR A DIVERSE SOCIETY, Fourth Edition continues to train students to be effective speakers and listeners in the context of our multicultural society. Jaffe explores the intertwining nature of diversity and public speaking?with expanded coverage of basic public speaking skills, rhetorical foundations and technology. Topics covered include technology, making an electronic culture, the canons of rhetoric diverse listening styles, civility and speechmaking, the culture of narrative and non-traditional speech organization patterns such as the wave and the exemplum. With a keen sense of what…    
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Book details

List price: $112.95
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Wadsworth
Publication date: 4/10/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 448
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.892
Language: English

Public Speaking and Culture
Giving Your First Speech: Developing Confidence
Ethics and Diversity
Effective Listening
Audience Analysis
Selecting Your Topic and Purpose
Researching Your Speech in an Electronic Culture
Choosing Supporting Materials
Organizing and Outlining Your Ideas
Beginning and Ending Your Speech
Putting It All Together: Outlining Your Speech
Visual Aids: From Chalkboard to Computer
Choosing Effective Language
Delivering Your Speech
Telling Narratives
Informative Speaking
Persuasive Speaking
Persuasive Reasoning Methods
Speaking to Small Groups
Speaking on Special Occasions.
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