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Invitation to Public Speaking Handbook

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ISBN-10: 1439035865

ISBN-13: 9781439035863

Edition: 2011 (Handbook (Instructor's))

Authors: Ricky W. Griffin, Ricky W. Griffin

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List price: $149.95
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Wadsworth
Publication date: 1/1/2010
Binding: Comb Bound 
Pages: 592
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.068
Language: English

Ricky W. Griffin is Distinguished Professor of Management and the Blocker Chair in Business in Mays Business School at Texas A&M University. After receiving his PhD from the University of Houston in 1978, Dr. Griffin joined the faculty at the University of Missouri for three years before moving to Texas A&M in 1981. His research on task design and dysfunctional work behavior has appeared in the Academy of Management Journal, the Academy of Management Review, Administrative Science Quarterly, the Journal of Management, and other outlets. He also served as Editor of the Journal of Management. Ricky has been Program Chair and Division Chair of the Organizational Behavior Division and Program…    

The Basics
Why Speak in Public?
Entering the Public Dialogue: Your First Speech
Coping with Speaking Anxiety
Effective Listening
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
Audience-Centered Language
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.
Informative Speaking
Invitational Speaking
Persuasive Speaking
Persuasion and Reasoning
Beyond The Classroom
Speaking on Special Occasions
Speaking in Small Groups
Recording Your Research Sources