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A Pocket Guide to Public Speaking [Spiral-bound]

Dan O'Hair , Hannah Rubenstein , Rob Stewart

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Nov. 1 2009 0312554044 978-0312554040 3 Spi
The best-selling brief introduction to public speaking, this succinct and inexpensive guide offers practical coverage of the material typically covered in a full-sized text — from invention, research, and organization to practice and delivery — in a concise, inexpensive format perfect for any setting across the curriculum, on the job, or in the community.

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  • Spiral-bound: 337 pages
  • Publisher: Bedford Books; 3 Spi edition (Nov. 1 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0312554044
  • ISBN-13: 978-0312554040
  • Product Dimensions: 21.6 x 11.6 x 1.3 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 458 g
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #778,253 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

DAN O'HAIR is dean of the University of Kentucky College of Communications and Information Studies. He is past Presidential Professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Oklahoma and past president of the National Communication Association.  He is co-author or co-editor of fifteen communication texts and scholarly volumes and has published more than eighty research articles and chapters in dozens of communication, psychology and health journals and books.  He is a frequent presenter at national and international communication conferences, is on the editorial boards of various journals and has served on numerous committees and task forces for regional and national communication associations.

HANNAH RUBENSTEIN is a writer and editor who has used her academic training in communication (M.A., Fairfield University) to guide her collaborations on A Speaker's Guidebook (2010), Public Speaking: Challenges and Choices (1999) and other successful college texts. She heads her own communication firm, Hedgehog Productions.

ROB STEWART is an associate dean of arts and sciences and professor of communication studies at Texas Tech University. He is coauthor of A Speaker's Guidebook (2010), Public Speaking: Challenges and Choices (1999) and has also published over 30 articles and book chapters.

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Amazon.com: 4.3 out of 5 stars  37 reviews
6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Essential book March 26 2008
By Book Worm - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Spiral-bound
The word is that people fear public speaking more than they fear dying, so this book is for any of those people. These tips help get anyone ready to not only get over their fear of speaking, but to command audiences. There are excellent tips for giving a presentation and using PowerPoint. Being able to master these two can give anyone a one-two knock out punch for public speaking.
6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Pocket full of Help... Feb. 12 2007
By Cheryl S. Holcomb - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Spiral-bound
This book was very helpful to use when preparing speeches for an oral communications class. The chapters were organzied effectively and it had everything you need to know about organization and presentation.
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars All new as it say it is. Sept. 7 2009
By S. Thach - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Spiral-bound
It's a really good book for those who want to improve their speaking skills and over come it's fears.
5.0 out of 5 stars Great tips for public speaking Jan. 8 2014
By Lynnette R. Satterfield - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Spiral-bound|Verified Purchase
I used this book as a text book for my speech class. It had helpful models and examples plus excellent tips on public speaking. It also had invaluable outline models.
5.0 out of 5 stars Helpful Book Oct. 2 2013
By Natascha Johnson - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Spiral-bound|Verified Purchase
I'm taking college level Public Speaking this year and this book has saved my butt a number of times. If you stink at citations than this is a very helpful book.
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