You can save by renting this book!
Strategic Public Speaking A Handbook
Strategic Public Speaking A Handbook
Rent It
$16.90
RENT IT
0 items in your cart

30-Day No-Hassle Returns
We guarantee your satisfaction on every purchase or rental with a full refund within 30 days of your purchase date.
Fast Customer Service
If you need help, our friendly customer service team is here to help!
The Best Prices on Textbook Rentals, Guaranteed
You can shop with confidence with the best rental prices at ValoreBooks.com. If you find a lower priced rental, we will match it.
Strategic Public Speaking A Handbook Own it? Sell it for $13.75

Strategic Public Speaking A Handbook

Author: 


ISBN-13: 

9780205472086


ISBN: 

0205472087


Edition:  1
Pub Date: 
Publisher:  Addison-Wesley
Summary: Handbook for Public Speaking: Strategies for Success David Zarefsky,Northwestern University An adaptation ofPublic Speaking: Strategies for Success, 4/e, this handbook offers students a valuable, accessible reference tool to guide them as they learn how to develop and apply strategies to speaking situations they will encounter throughout their lives. David Zarefsky, one of today's leading scholars in speech communica...tion, encourages students to think through and about the public speaking process. Zarefsky urges students to consider the diversity of audiences, occasions, and speakers and to choose a specific purpose, a relevant topic, and the appropriate material to make their speeches successful. Features Tabs divide the book into sections; each tab contains the list of chapters on the front of the tab and some key points from the chapter on the back of the tab. These tabs aid in the students' navigation through the text and add to its aesthetic appeal. Theemphasis on strategic thinkingthroughout the text shows students that public speaking is about choices; they will learn that presenting is an art and not a science. Features to support this strategic emphasis include: "Choose a Strategy,"which presentscase studiesrequiring students to decide how the skills and concepts in the text could be adapted to a concrete rhetorical situation. "Applying Strategies,"which feature helpful tips that guide students in utilizing what they have learned to develop their own public speaking skills. "Strategies for Speaking to Diverse Audiences"boxes, providing students with helpful information to prepare them for speaking to audiences from a variety of backgrounds. Full ofexamples and case studies, this text also draws on the underlying theory to enable students to develop a better understanding of the speech preparation process-one that they can apply to the variety of speaking situations they will encounter throughout their lives. Complete coverage of thefirst speech in Chapter 1provides students early on with an overview of the public speaking process and simple guidelines for putting together their first speech. Praise forHandbook for Public Speaking "This is a most complete and accessible text, emphasizing critical thinking and context and rhetorical situation at least as much as the mechanics of researching, designing, and presenting effective speeches. A good, complete, solid textbook. Required reading." ~ Gary J. Richmond,LaGuardiaCommunity College of the City University of New York [read more]

Marketplace Prices
306 New from $109.87 186 Used from $29.95 3 Alternate from $5.00 125 Rental from $16.90
Ask this seller a question about this item
After submitting your question, the seller's response will be emailed to you.
CONTACT SELLER > ">GreatDeals4You
Product Details
Strategic Public Speaking A Handbook

ISBN-13: 9780205472086


ISBN: 0205472087


Edition: 1st


Pub Date:
Publisher: Addison-Wesley
Valore Books is the best place for cheap Strategic Public Speaking A Handbook rentals, or used and new condition books available to purchase and have shipped quickly.
Where's My Stuff?
Shipping & Returns