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Public Speaking Textbook



Make studying public speaking easier for your students with this cost-effective, easy-to-follow textbook replacement course. Our engaging text and video lessons help bring these topics to life for your students so they can earn better grades and do better on their tests.


  • Ch 1. Introduction to Public Speaking
  • Ch 2. Analyzing Your Audience
  • Ch 3. Listening and Feedback
  • Ch 4. Selecting the Topic, Purpose, and Thesis of Your Speech
  • Ch 5. Researching the Speech
  • Ch 6. Organizing The Speech
  • Ch 7. Outlining The Speech
  • Ch 8. Language and Style
  • Ch 9. Speech Delivery
  • Ch 10. Selecting and Incorporating Visual Supports
  • Ch 11. Types of Speeches
  • Ch 12. Reasoning and Rhetorical Proof
  • Ch 13. Speech Evaluation
  • Ch 14. Preparing For an Impromptu Speech


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