Public Speaking and Civic Engagement, 4th edition

  • J Michael Hogan, 
  • Patricia R. Hayes Andrews, 
  • James R. Andrews, 
  • Glen Williams

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Overview

Public Speaking and Civic Engagement examines the critical role debate plays in democracy through the context of real-world events. It shows you how to effectively share insights and ideas, listen to those of others and debate opinions critically as part of your responsibility as democratic citizens.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2017

ISBN-13: 9780137554577

Subject: Communication

Category: Public Speaking

Table of contents

Brief Contents

PART I: PUBLIC SPEAKING IN A DEMOCRATIC SOCIETY

  1. Democratic Citizenship and the Ethics of Public Speaking
  2. Listening and Speaking in a Democratic Society
  3. Speaking with Confidence
  4. Diverse Audiences in a Democratic Society

PART II DEVELOPING YOUR SPEECH

  1. Developing Significant Topics
  2. Responsible and Productive Research
  3. Supporting Your Ideas
  4. Organizing Your Speech
  5. Outlining Your Speech

PART III: PRESENTING YOUR SPEECH

  1. Using Language Effectively
  2. Delivering Your Speech Effectively
  3. Supporting Your Ideas Visually

PART IV: TYPES OF PUBLIC SPEAKING

  1. Speaking to Inform
  2. Persuasive Speaking in a Democratic Society
  3. Arguing Persuasively
  4. Speaking on Special Occasions
  5. Speaking and Deliberating in Groups

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