Balancing skills and theory, Principles of Public Speaking emphasizes orality, Internet technology, and critical thinking as it encourages the reader to see public speaking as a way to build community in today's diverse world. Within a framework that emphasizes speaker responsibility, critical thinking and listening, and cultural awareness, this classic book uses examples from college, workplace, political, and social communication to make the study of public speaking relevant, contemporary, and exciting. This brief but comprehensive book also offers the reader the latest in using technology in speechmaking, featuring a unique and exciting integrated text and technology learning system.
Outlines gimmick-free strategies for speaking and presenting more effectively, in a strategic guide that outlines seven principles including "Visualization," "Discipline," and "Inspiration" to demonstrate key mistakes and skills. Original. 15,000 first printing.
Balancing skills and theory, Principles of Public Speaking, 19th Edition, emphasizes orality, internet technology, and critical thinking as it encourages the reader to see public speaking as a way to build community in today's diverse world. Within a framework that emphasizes speaker responsibility, listening, and cultural awareness, this classic book uses examples from college, workplace, political, and social communication to make the study of public speaking relevant, contemporary, and exciting. This edition opens with a new chapter on speaking apprehension, and offers enhanced online resources for instructors and students.
Balancing skills and theory, this text emphasizes orality, technology, and critical thinking as it encourages students to see public speaking as a way to build community in today's diverse world. Within a framework that emphasizes speaker responsibility, critical thinking and listening, and cultural awareness, this classic text uses examples from college, workplace, political, and social communication to make the study of public speaking relevant, contemporary, and exciting for students. The brief but comprehensive text also offers students the latest in using technology in speechmaking and features a unique and exciting integrated text and technology learning system.
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Public speaking in both business, education and the public arena is significant. Public speaking has many benefits whether you're a person or a corporation.We'll define public speaking for you in this article. We'll also discuss the importance of general public speaking as well as the importance of business speaking. Plus, we're going to connect you to some resources that can help you become a better speaker, including some examples of public speaking. What is it that talks publicly? Essentially, it is a presentation given live in front of an audience. Public addresses will cover a wide range of different topics. The speech may be directed at informing, entertaining or affecting listeners. Visual aids are often used in the form of an electronic slideshow to supplement the speech and make it more interesting to the listeners.A public-speaking presentation is different from an online presentation because it is possible to view and/or listen to the online presentation at the convenience of the audience, while a public speech is usually restricted to a particular time or place. Online presentations also consist of a speaker's slideshows or pre-recorded videos (including recordings of a live presentation of public speaking).Since public speaking is performed before a live audience, there are certain unique considerations that need to be addressed by the speaker. We'll expand on those shortly, but let's first take a quick look at what we have compiled in the book.In this book you will get to know about: -What is Public speaking?-Evolution of Public Speaking-How to acquire confidence before the audience-The 10 principles of Successful Public speaking.For a better understanding of the book, please give it a read.