PUBLIC SPEAKING is a culturally informed book that never loses sight of its fundamental purpose: to train students to be effective public speakers and listeners in a world filled with monumental cultural, political, and technological changes. It applies 2, 500-year-old principles with up-to-date research into concepts, skills, theories, applications, and critical-thinking proficiencies essential for listening and speaking in todayas world. Its discussions of classic public speaking topics are all grounded in an awareness of the impact of cultural nuances--ranging from gender differences to co-cultures within the United States to the traditions of other nations. This provides students with a key element in being an effective public speaker: a heightened awareness of and sensitivity to the audience. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.To learn more about finding credible information on the Internet, do a Google search for aInternet tutorial. ... Compare and contrast the two sites in terms of source and content, following the guidelines on pages 116a117. ... (Examples: HOW TO: Locate U.S. Government Documents; HOW TO: Cite References According to the APA Manual; Periodicals Collection: A ... Cepyriglar 2011 Cengage Learning.
|Title||:||Public Speaking: Concepts and Skills for a Diverse Society|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2012-01-01|