The Speaker's Handbook, Spiral Bound Version

January 1, 2015|
The Speaker's Handbook, Spiral Bound Version by Jo Sprague
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Helping you build your public speaking skills for a variety of contexts, THE SPEAKER''S HANDBOOK, 11e covers the entire process of preparing, organizing, developing, and delivering a speech-making it the ideal resource for beginning and experienced speakers alike. The handbook''s comprehensive coverage emphasizes ethics, reasoning, audience analysis, and diversity throughout. Each chapter is designed to stand alone so you can easily refer only to the sections you need. Vivid graphics help illustrate key concepts like public speaking anxiety. Recent speeches from beginning speakers as well as public figures-including President Obama''s commemorative speech on the death of Nelson Mandela-give you relevant speech models to analyze. In addition to valuable tips and advice, the handbook is packed with hands-on activities to give you plenty of practice and Checklists to help you review what you''ve learned.
Jo Sprague is professor emeritus of Communication Studies at San José State University, where she also served as associate director of the Center for Faculty Development and Support. In addition, she is a former president of the Western States Communication Association. Her research focuses on critiquing, teaching, and the scholarship ...
Title:The Speaker's Handbook, Spiral Bound Version
Format:Spiral Bound
Product dimensions:528 pages, 8.9 X 7.5 X 1 in
Shipping dimensions:528 pages, 8.9 X 7.5 X 1 in
Published:January 1, 2015
Publisher:Wadsworth Publishing
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781285444611

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