The Art of Public Speaking 11e continues to define the art of being the best by helping today's students become capable, responsible speakers and thinkers. With a strong focus on the practical skills of public speaking and grounded in classical and contemporary theories of rhetoric, The Art of Public Speaking offers full coverage of all major aspects of speech preparation and presentation. Utilizing the full suite of resources, students learn to internalize the principles of public speaking, build confidence through speech ...
The Art of Public Speaking 11e continues to define the art of being the best by helping today's students become capable, responsible speakers and thinkers. With a strong focus on the practical skills of public speaking and grounded in classical and contemporary theories of rhetoric, The Art of Public Speaking offers full coverage of all major aspects of speech preparation and presentation. Utilizing the full suite of resources, students learn to internalize the principles of public speaking, build confidence through speech practice, and prepare for success in the classroom and beyond. With the new Enhanced Speech Capture in Connect Lucas, instructors now have the ability to evaluate live speeches using a customizable rubric in the classroom. Instructors may also upload speech videos on students' behalf to create and manage true peer review assignments. With its ground-breaking adaptive learning system, Connect Lucas[trademark] also helps students "know what they know," while guiding them to experience and learn important concepts that they need to know to succeed. With McGraw-Hill Create[trademark], instructors can now customize their Lucas 11e textbook to the section level, selecting and arranging only the sections covered in the course. The new Create system will automatically repaginate and re-number chapters, sections, graphs, and illustrations, based on how the instructor chooses to arrange them. This deep level of customization guarantees that students pay only for the content covered in the course.
Good. 0394374215. Book is slightly bent from improper storage. Bottom front corner of several pages has been bent over and book has that feeling that it may have gotten wet at one time. None of the pages are stu ck together.; Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. Other then noted pages clean, and tight. THIS SHOULD BE A READING COPY ONLY.; Trade PB; 0.8 x 9 x 7.3 Inches; Reading copy only....
Good. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority!
Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. "THE ART OF PUBLIC SPEAKING is written for college students enrolled in public speaking classes. This third edition, like its predecessors, seeks to be thorough without being tedious, clear without being mechanical, lively without being frivolous. It reflects my belief that a basic text can maintain the intellectual integrity of speechmaking while meeting the needs and abilities of undergraduate students. " This book has 414 pages and is illustrated. The rear cover of the book has been folded over, not effecting the text.
Near-Fine. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. A photo of this book is available. Stated THIRD EDITION. NO remainder marks or clippings. Tight spine, clean pages. Illustrated. Covers show light wear (NO tears). NO writing, marks or tears inside book. 414 pages. "Examination Copy" gold-stamped on back cover. Product Description This text on public speaking provides examples and a balance of theory and skills. This revised and updated fourth edition features a new design and an instructor's resource package which has also has been expanded to include a new version of the student speeches video, as well as additional videos, overhead transparencies and a pamphlet by the author on "Teaching Public Speaking". The text leads students through the process of learning how to speak publicly, providing guidelines and illustrations of key concepts. Major concepts are reinforced throughout with checklists of main points and annotated student speeches, both full text and excerpts, should make the concepts easier for students to grasp and relate directly to students' needs and experiences. About the Author Stephen E. Lucas is Professor of Communication Arts at the University of Wisconsin where he has coordinated the introductory public speaking course for almost 25 years. He has received numerous teaching awards, including the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching and is the author of several books, including "Portents of Rebellion" which was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize. Professor Lucas lives in Madison, Wisconsin with his wife and two sons.
Alibris, the Alibris logo, and Alibris.com are registered trademarks of Alibris, Inc.
Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited, Baker & Taylor, Inc., or by their respective licensors, or by the publishers, or by their respective licensors. For personal use only. All rights reserved. All rights in images of books or other publications are reserved by the original copyright holders.