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Public Speaking Matters https://www.mheducation.com/cover-images/Jpeg_400-high/1260397262.jpeg 2 2019 9781260397260 Public Speaking Matters teaches today's diverse student population that adapting to the context of the speech, the cultural backgrounds of their listeners, ethical challenges, and available technology is crucial to public speaking success in the classroom, the community, and the workplace. Students learn the essential skills of speech crafting, speech delivery, and media proficiency required to help them become successful and confident speakers. Public Speaking Matters guides students in every step of the process from facing their public speaking fears to conducting reliable research, outlining their ideas, and preparing effective presentation aids, and prepares students to succeed in real-world speaking situations by teaching them how to apply the necessary adaptable behaviors needed for their voices and messages to be heard.
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Public Speaking Matters

Public Speaking Matters, 2nd Edition

ISBN10: 1260397262 | ISBN13: 9781260397260
By Kory Floyd

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Public Speaking Matters teaches today's diverse student population that adapting to the context of the speech, the cultural backgrounds of their listeners, ethical challenges, and available technology is crucial to public speaking success in the classroom, the community, and the workplace. Students learn the essential skills of speech crafting, speech delivery, and media proficiency required to help them become successful and confident speakers. Public Speaking Matters guides students in every step of the process from facing their public speaking fears to conducting reliable research, outlining their ideas, and preparing effective presentation aids, and prepares students to succeed in real-world speaking situations by teaching them how to apply the necessary adaptable behaviors needed for their voices and messages to be heard.

PART 1 The Practice of Public Speaking

1              Adapt for Speaking Success

2              Manage Speech Anxiety

3              Practice and Promote Effective Listening

4              Speak Ethically

PART 2 Getting Started with Your Speech

5              Know and Adapt to Your Audience

6              Determine Your Purposes and Select a Topic

PART 3 Supporting Your Speech

7              Locate Supporting Materials

8              Evaluate Supporting Materials

9              Cite Sources in Your Speech

PART 4 Organizing and Developing Your Speech

10           Outline Your Speech

11           Organize the Body of Your Speech

12           Introduce and Conclude Your Speech

13           Use Language Expertly

PART 5 Forms of Speeches

14           Speak to Inform

15           Speak to Persuade

16           Practice Persuasiveness

17           Speak in Small Groups

18           Speak on the Job

19           Speak on Special Occasions

PART 6 Presenting Your Speech

20           Choose and Rehearse a Method of Delivery

21           Use Your Body and Voice Effectively

22           Use Presentation Aids Effectively

APPENDIX: SAMPLE SPEECHES

GLOSSARY 

INDEX

 

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