This textbook is suitable for the following courses: Public Speaking, Communication.
Stand Up, Speak Out: The Practice and Ethics of Public Speaking is a practical guide for the speech-making process. With a combination of classic and current academic research, the authors walk students through creating, researching, and presenting public speeches. This text places an emphasis on public-speaking techniques.
- Updated examples throughout the entire text.
- Updated and new sections on communication apprehension, plagiarism, audience analysis, research, technologies, style, using graphic arts, and persuasion.
- Clear outline of speech process.
- Emphasis on ethics.
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