Download PDF by Dan O'Hair: A Speaker's Guidebook: Text and Reference (4th Edition)

By Dan O'Hair

ISBN-10: 031247282X

ISBN-13: 9780312472825

Now additionally to be had with extra assurance of rhetorical conception! A Speaker’s Guidebook is the main profitable public talking e-book in over a decade and the simplest source for college students either in and out of doors the study room. Praised for connecting with scholars and addressing their so much urgent wishes, it's the easiest-to-use public conversing textual content to be had and the textual content that scholars maintain. This tabbed, comb-bound textual content covers all issues taught within the creation to public conversing path. furthermore, A Speaker’s Guidebook bargains assurance that’s worthy for a life of public talking with unprecedented remedy of talking in different classes and at the task. Now for teachers who train with a spotlight on rhetoric and persuasion, we're proud to provide an extra model of the textual content. A Speaker’s Guidebook with the basic consultant to Rhetoric contains a complete tabbed part that gives short but finished assurance of rhetorical concept — from the classical to the modern — and its functional purposes.

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24) KEY TERMS Chapter 1 oratory rhetoric agora forum public forum forensic oratory deliberative oratory epideictic oratory canons of rhetoric invention arrangement style memory delivery dyadic communication small group communication mass communication public speaking source encoding receiver decoding feedback audience perspective message channel noise shared meaning rhetorical situation culture ethnocentrism cultural intelligence main points supporting material introduction body conclusion coordinate points subordinate points organizational pattern presentation aids Chapter 2 topic audience analysis general speech purpose specific speech purpose thesis statement 5 Speaker’s Reference GETTING STARTED 1 Becoming a Public Speaker As a student of public speaking, you are joining a very large and venerable club.

One of the greatest classical rhetoricians and teachers, divided the process of preparing a speech into five parts — invention, arrangement, style, memory, and delivery — called the canons of rhetoric. Invention refers to adapting speech information to the audience in order to make your case. Arrangement is organizing the speech in ways that are best suited to the topic and the audience. Style is the way the speaker uses language to express the speech ideas. Memory is the practice of the speech until it can be artfully delivered.

13) The level of preparation required is greater than in other forms of communication. (p. 13) 3 Speaker’s Reference 4 • GETTING STARTED The degree of formality tends to be greater than in other forms of communication. (p. 13) As You Prepare Your Speeches, Consider the Rhetorical Situation • The rhetorical situation is the circumstance that calls for a public response. Successful speeches fulfill the conditions that call for the speech. (p. 16) Set Clearly Defined Goals for Your Speeches • • Establish a set of goals early in the speechmaking process.

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