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Scared Speechless
Public Speaking Step by Step



January 1994 | 216 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
The unique approach that this volume offers will help turn around the fear that many people have of public speaking and at the same time provide a step-by-step guide to successful speech making. The author has extensive experience as a teacher of public speaking and with her clear guidelines and logical sequence of chapters, no area is left uncovered. Each chapter explains the process, illustrates it with examples and provides skill-building exercises.
 
Taking Advantage of Your Nervousness
 
Analyzing Your Purpose and Audience
 
Selecting Your Method of Delivery
 
Choosing Your Topic
 
Researching Your Topic
Learning the Library  
 
Organizing Your Topic
 
Supporting Your Thesis
 
Using Transitions
 
Creating Your Introduction and Conclusion
 
Rehearsing Your Delivery
 
Providing Visual Aids
 
Choosing a Persuasive Topic, Purpose, and Proposition
 
Organizing, Supporting, and Delivering a Persuasive Speech
 
Understanding the Communication Process

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