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Public Speaking The Evolving Art

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ISBN-10: 0534637272

ISBN-13: 9780534637279

Edition: 2009

Authors: James Lull, Stephanie J. Coopman

List price: $119.95
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The first book to combine the proven traditions of public speaking instruction with an extensive integrated technology package, PUBLIC SPEAKING: THE EVOLVING ART provides you with the tools you need to navigate the challenges of creating and delivering speeches in today's media-driven society. Throughout the text, you'll follow along as four peer mentors, real people who have successfully completed the public speaking course, bring concepts and strategies to life with seamlessly-integrated video segments that highlight strategies for successful public speaking in today's digital society. From beginning to end, PUBLIC SPEAKING: THE EVOLVING ART uniquely addresses the way we live right now,…    
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Book details

List price: $119.95
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Wadsworth
Publication date: 5/28/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 496
Size: 9.00" wide x 7.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.760
Language: English

Stephanie J. Coopman is Professor and Acting Chair of Communication Studies at San Jos? State University, where she regularly teaches public speaking as well as courses in ethics, persuasion, critical thinking, internet communication, organizational communication, and quantitative methods. She has conducted numerous workshops on teaching public speaking and communication pedagogy. Professor Coopman has published her research in a variety of scholarly outlets, including "Communication Education," "Western Journal of Communication," "Communication Yearbook," "American Communication Journal," "Journal of Business Communication," and "Management Communication Quarterly."

Getting Started
Public Speaking: the Big Picture
Managing Speech Anxiety
Ethical Speaking and Listening
Developing and Researching Your Speech
Developing Your Purpose and Topic
Analyzing Your Audience
Researching Your Speech
Supporting Your Ideas
Organizing and Outlining Your Speech
Presenting Yourself and Your Ideas
Using Language Effectively
Integrating Presentational Media
Delivering Your Speech
Speaking Contexts
Speeches to Inform
Speeches to Persuade
Understanding Argument in Persuasion
Media Appearances and Special Occasions
Group Presentations
Appendix
Speeches and Outlines for Analysis