Stand up, Speak out: The Practice and Ethics of Public Speaking features two key themes. First it focuses on helping students become more seasoned and polished public speakers, and second is its emphasis on ethics in communication. It is this practical approach and integrated ethical coverage that sets Stand up, Speak out: The Practice and Ethics of Public Speaking apart from the other texts in this market.
Stand up, Speak out: The Practice and Ethics of Public Speaking is adapted from a work produced by a publisher who has requested that they and the original author not receive attribution. This adapted edition is produced by the University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing through the eLearning Support Initiative.
Chapter 1: Why Public Speaking Matters Today
Chapter 2: Ethics Matters: Understanding the Ethics of Public Speaking
Chapter 3: Speaking Confidently
Chapter 4: The Importance of Listening
Chapter 5: Audience Analysis
Chapter 6: Finding a Purpose and Selecting a Topic
Chapter 7: Researching Your Speech
Chapter 8: Supporting Ideas and Building Arguments
Chapter 9: Introductions Matter: How to Begin a Speech Effectively
Chapter 10: Creating the Body of a Speech
Chapter 11: Concluding with Power
Chapter 12: Outlining
Chapter 13: The Importance of Language
Chapter 14: Delivering the Speech
Chapter 15: Presentation Aids: Design and Usage
Chapter 16: Informative Speaking
Chapter 17: Persuasive Speaking
Chapter 18: Speaking to Entertain
Appendix: Your First Speech
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Speech and Rhetorical Studies
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