Princeton University Library Catalog

Practically speaking / J. Dan Rothwell (Professor Emeritus, Cabrillo College).

Author:
Rothwell, J. Dan [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York : Oxford University Press, [2017]
  • ©2017
Εdition:
Second edition.
Description:
xxv, 350 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-338) and index.
Contents:
Communication competence and public speaking -- Speech anxiety -- Audience analysis and topic selection -- Gathering material -- Supporting materials -- Attention: getting people to listen -- Introductions and conclusions -- Outlining and organizing -- Speaking style: using language -- Delivering your speech -- Visual aids -- Skepticism: becoming critical thinking speakers and listeners -- Argument, reasoning, and evidence -- Informative speaking -- Foundations of persuasive speaking -- Persuasive speaking strategies -- Speeches for special occasions -- Appendix A text of an informative speech: "the annual plague" -- Appendix B Text of a persuasive speech: "Get big money out of college sports".
Subject(s):
Public speaking [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780190457327
  • 0190457325
LCCN:
2016021241
OCLC:
953738448
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