St. Clair College - Windsor/South Campus

Practically speaking


browse shelf >>

Practically speaking

Rothwell, J. Dan, author.

New York : Oxford University Press, [2017]

xxv, 350 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.

Widely praised for its conversational tone and clear advice, Practically Speaking is the public speaking textbook your students will actually read. Filled with engaging stories and examples, sound scholarship and recent research, and useful tips and tricks, Practically Speaking shows studentshow to get started, practice thinking critically, and ultimately develop their own voice.



1 copy available at St. Clair College - Windsor/South Campus

LC Call No:

PN4129.15 .R68 2017

Dewey Class No:

808.5/1 23


Rothwell, J. Dan, author.


Practically speaking / J. Dan Rothwell (Professor Emeritus, Cabrillo College).


Second edition.


xxv, 350 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.


text txt rdacontent


unmediated n rdamedia


volume nc rdacarrier


Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-338) and index.

Field Ind Subfield Data
001 001     3859965
005 005     20200121170358.0
008 008     160513t20172017nyua b 001 0 eng c
010 LCCN   $a Record content licensor  2016021241
020 ISBN   $a ISBN  978-0-19-045732-7
020 ISBN   $a ISBN  978-0-19-045732-7
035 System Ctrl No   $a System control number  (OCoLC)953738448
035 System Ctrl No   $a System control number  (OCoLC)953738448
040 Cataloging Src   $a Original cataloging agency  PUL
    $b Language of cataloging  eng
    $e Description conventions  rda
    $c Transcribing agency  PUL
    $d Modifying agency  OCLCF
    $d Modifying agency  DLC
    $d Modifying agency  YDX
    $d Modifying agency  OVY
    $d Modifying agency  IGA
    $d Modifying agency  ZAD
042 042   $a 042  pcc
050 LC Call No 00  $a Classification number  PN4129.15
    $b Item number  .R68 2017
082 Dewey Class No 00  $a Classification number  808.5/1
    $2 Edition number  23
100 ME:PersonalName 1   $a Personal name  Rothwell, J. Dan,
    $e Relator term  author.
245 Title 10  $a Title  Practically speaking /
    $c Statement of responsibility  J. Dan Rothwell (Professor Emeritus, Cabrillo College).
250 Edition   $a Edition statement  Second edition.
264 ProductnNotice $a Place of prod/dist/manuf.  New York :
    $b Name of prod./pub./dist./man.  Oxford University Press,
    $c Date of prod/dist/manuf/copyrt  [2017]
264 ProductnNotice $c Date of prod/dist/manuf/copyrt  ©2017
300 Physical Desc   $a Extent  xxv, 350 pages :
    $b Other physical details  color illustrations ;
    $c Dimensions  23 cm.
336 ContentType   $a Content type term  text
    $b Content type code  txt
    $2 Source  rdacontent
337 MediaType   $a Media type term  unmediated
    $b Media type code  n
    $2 Source  rdamedia
338 CarrierType   $a Carrier type term  volume
    $b Carrier type code  nc
    $2 Source  rdacarrier
504 BibliogrphyNote   $a Bibliography, etc. note  Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-338) and index.
505 505 0   $a 505  Communication competence and public speaking -- Speech anxiety -- Audience analysis and topic selection -- Gathering material -- Using supporting materials effectively -- Attention: getting people to listen -- Introductions and conclusions -- Outlining and organizing speeches -- Speaking style: using language -- Delivering your speech -- Visual aids -- Skepticism: becoming critical thinking speakers and listeners -- Argument, reasoning, and evidence -- Informative speaking -- Foundations of persuasive speaking -- Persuasive speaking strategies -- Speeches for special occasions -- Appendix A text of an informative speech: "The annual plague" -- Appendix B Text of a persuasive speech: "Get big money out of college sports".
650 Subj. $a Topical heading  Public speaking.
852 Holdings   $a Location  221
    $h Classification part  PN4129.15 .R68 2017
    $p Barcode  220670
    $9 Cost  $68.00

Google Books Preview