Public Speaking Concepts And Skills For A Diverse Society

Author: Clella Jaffe
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305537254
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A culturally informed book that never loses sight of its fundamental purpose, PUBLIC SPEAKING: CONCEPTS AND SKILLS FOR A DIVERSE SOCIETY, 8e trains readers to be effective public speakers and listeners in a world filled with monumental cultural, political, and technological changes. It combines 2,500-year-old principles with up-to-date research into concepts, skills, theories, applications, and critical-thinking proficiencies essential for listening and speaking well. Discussions of classic public speaking topics are grounded in an awareness of the impact of cultural nuances that range from gender differences to co-cultures within the United States to the traditions of other nations-giving readers a heightened awareness of and sensitivity to their audience. Reflecting the latest research and practices, it includes new coverage of listening competencies, online courses, legacy journalism and native digital news outlets, MAPit, powerful language forms, and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Public Speaking

Author: Jaffe
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780534529987
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By Clella Jaffe, the workbook complements and expands students' understanding and use of the book. Part I features a welcome letter to the student and an introductory overview about the benefits of taking a Public Speaking course. Part II features chapter-by-chapter activities, many of which are based on the text's Stop and Check activities and include scenario-based learning that facilitates both individual and group work. Chapter review self-tests with answer keys are also included. Part III features guidelines, checklists, and sample speeches representing a multitude of speech types. Speech preparation forms and checklists are formatted so they can be pulled out of the workbook and submitted.

Cengage Advantage Books Public Speaking Concepts And Skills For A Diverse Society

Author: Clella Jaffe
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0495566640
Size: 46.28 MB
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Critically acclaimed since its first edition, PUBLIC SPEAKING: CONCEPTS AND SKILLS FOR A DIVERSE SOCIETY helps students become effective speakers and listeners in our multicultural society. Jaffe demonstrates the often overlooked connection between diversity and public speaking with fascinating yet practical concepts, such as the canons of rhetoric, diverse listening styles, civility and speechmaking, and the culture of narrative and nontraditional speech organization patterns. She also presents the essentials in public speaking theories, applications, and critical thinking through expanded coverage of basic public speaking skills, rhetorical foundations, and technology. PUBLIC SPEAKING: CONCEPTS AND SKILLS FOR A DIVERSE SOCIETY, Sixth Edition, gives students the tools they need for success in any professional field today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Public Speaking

Author: Clella Iles Jaffe
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780534529949
Size: 60.15 MB
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Public Speaking The Evolving Art

Author: Stephanie J. Coopman
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1337516708
Size: 34.38 MB
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Coopman and Lull's PUBLIC SPEAKING: THE EVOLVING ART, 4th Edition, combines time-tested techniques with innovative variations on the well-respected traditions of public speaking instruction to equip you with the skills you need to become a confident, competent, and ethical public speaker. It illustrates the evolution of public speaking as an art form -- from Greek and Roman traditions to the most contemporary forms of public address, including the use of presentation media. Packed with examples from popular culture, it analyzes the public speaking success of such contemporary figures as Bernie Sanders and Malala Yousafzai. It also includes numerous prompts to help you put your new skills into practice -- in the classroom, community, and professional context. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

College Algebra And Calculus An Applied Approach

Author: Ron Larson
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1133105068
Size: 31.81 MB
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COLLEGE ALGEBRA AND CALCULUS: AN APPLIED APPROACH, Second Edition provides your students a comprehensive resource for their college algebra and applied calculus courses. The mathematical concepts and applications are consistently presented in the same tone and pedagogy to promote confidence and a smooth transition from one course to the next. The consolidation of content for two courses in a single text saves you time in your course--and saves your students the cost of an extra textbook. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

An Essential Guide To Public Speaking

Author: Quentin J. Schultze
Publisher: Baker Academic
ISBN: 9781441205094
Size: 80.67 MB
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Whether at a business meeting, church gathering, or social function, most of us will be called upon at some time to speak publicly. As Christians, we are called to speak not only with effectiveness but also in a way that honors God and embodies Christian virtue. In An Essential Guide to Public Speaking, communications expert Quentin J. Schultze encourages readers to become servant speakers who faithfully serve their audiences as neighbors. Besides providing a biblical perspective on public speaking, this accessible book also covers such practical topics as overcoming common challenges, the importance of listening, and the art of preparing and delivering well-crafted speeches. Filled with helpful sidebars, checklists, and tips, this is a book for any person who wishes to improve his or her public speaking skills.

Critical Communication Pedagogy

Author: Deanna L. Fassett
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1452279047
Size: 64.15 MB
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In this autoethnographic work, authors Deanna L. Fassett and John T. Warren illustrate a synthesis of critical pedagogy and instructional communication, as both a field of study and a teaching philosophy. Critical Communication Pedagogy is a poetic work that charts paradigmatic tensions in instructional communication research, articulates commitments underpinning critical communication pedagogy, and invites readers into self-reflection on their experiences as researchers, students, and teachers.

The Speaker S Compact Handbook

Author: Jo Sprague
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780495565499
Size: 80.32 MB
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CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: THE SPEAKER'S COMPACT HANDBOOK, Second Edition, equips you with the essential information, tips, and tools you need to be an effective public speaker. Its spiral-bound, quick-reference format makes the handbook easy to use. And because each of its succinct chapters can stand alone, you can jump exactly to the topic you need to help you create a great speech. Two simple features--Key Points and Checklists--help you stay on track throughout the speech-building process. In addition to the material within the handbook, online interactive tools like Speech Builder Express(tm) 3.0 and InfoTrac College Edition help further develop your public speaking skills.

Public Speaking In A Diverse Society

Author: Patricia Kearney
Publisher: Custom Publishing
ISBN: 9781133523208
Size: 41.22 MB
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This user-friendly text provides in the most practical way the latest thinking and research about giving a speech.