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Cengage Advantage Series Essentials Of Public Speaking

Cengage Advantage Series Essentials Of Public Speaking

Packed with sample speeches illustrating what to do as well as plenty of examples detailing what not to do, this value-priced public speaking text equips students with the essential skills and theories needed to become an effective public speaker. ESSENTIALS OF PUBLIC SPEAKING emphasizes critical thinking as it delivers abundant practical advice, intriguing discussions on the role of ethics in public speaking, and up-to-date coverage on effectively using technology in speech development and delivery. The sixth edition features a new streamlined organization, a revised initial chapter that gets students speaking right away with 11 types of introductory speeches, and two new chapters (one on ethics and technology in public speaking and another on team presentations). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre : Performing Arts
Author : Cheryl Hamilton
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release : 2014-03-31
Total Pages : 408 Pages
ISBN : 1285159454


Cengage Advantage Series Essentials Of Public Speaking

Cengage Advantage Series Essentials Of Public Speaking

Packed with sample speeches illustrating what to do as well as plenty of examples detailing what not to do, this value-priced public speaking text equips students with the essential skills and theories needed to become an effective public speaker. ESSENTIALS OF PUBLIC SPEAKING emphasizes critical thinking as it delivers abundant practical advice, intriguing discussions on the role of ethics in public speaking, and up-to-date coverage on effectively using technology in speech development and delivery. The sixth edition features a new streamlined organization, a revised initial chapter that gets students speaking right away with 11 types of introductory speeches, and two new chapters (one on ethics and technology in public speaking and another on team presentations). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre : Performing Arts
Author : Cheryl Hamilton
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release : 2014-03-31
Total Pages : 408 Pages
ISBN : 9781305176553


Cengage Advantage Series The Enduring Vision A History Of The American People

Cengage Advantage Series The Enduring Vision A History Of The American People

Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this text is an economically priced version of THE ENDURING VISION, Eighth Edition (©2014). The Advantage Edition offers readers the complete narrative while limiting the number of photos, tables, and maps. Its engaging presentation integrates political, social, and cultural history within a chronological framework. Known for its focus on the environment and the land, the text is also praised for its innovative coverage of cultural history, public health and medicine, and the West-including Native American history. The eighth edition incorporates new scholarship throughout, includes a variety of new photos, and brings the discussion fully up to date with coverage of the 2012 presidential campaign. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre : History
Author : Paul S. Boyer
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release : 2014-01-01
Total Pages : 576 Pages
ISBN : 9781305172142


Cengage Advantage Series Voyage Of Discovery A Historical Introduction To Philosophy

Cengage Advantage Series Voyage Of Discovery A Historical Introduction To Philosophy

Highly praised for its clarity and rich exposition, this history of philosophy text illustrates philosophy as a process and not just a collection of opinions or conclusions. Rather than simply reporting the positions of a given philosopher, Lawhead's prose assists students in retracing the thinker's intellectual journey. Students are invited to engage with each philosopher's intellectual process, drawing connections with their own lives and cultures. Metaphors, analogies, vivid images, concrete examples, common experiences, and diagrams demonstrate the concrete relevance of abstract arguments and their practical implications for contemporary society. This fourth edition of VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY: A HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY features new historical profiles and/or works representing such philosophers as Plato, St. Thomas Aquinas, Simone de Beauvoir, and Martha Nussbaum, among others. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre : Philosophy
Author : William F. Lawhead
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release : 2014-01-01
Total Pages : 640 Pages
ISBN : 9781285965871


Cengage Advantage Series The Enduring Vision A History Of The American People Volume Ii

Cengage Advantage Series The Enduring Vision A History Of The American People Volume Ii

Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this text is an economically priced version of THE ENDURING VISION, Eighth Edition (©2014). The Advantage Edition offers readers the complete narrative while limiting the number of photos, tables, and maps. Its engaging presentation integrates political, social, and cultural history within a chronological framework. Known for its focus on the environment and the land, the text is also praised for its innovative coverage of cultural history, public health and medicine, and the West-including Native American history. The eighth edition incorporates new scholarship throughout, includes a variety of new photos, and brings the discussion fully up to date with coverage of the 2012 presidential campaign. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre : History
Author : Paul S. Boyer
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release : 2014-01-01
Total Pages : 608 Pages
ISBN : 1285193407


Essentials Of Public Speaking

Essentials Of Public Speaking

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Genre : Oratory
Author : Warren Coutant Du Bois
Publisher :
Release : 1921
Total Pages : 167 Pages
ISBN : UCAL:B3136271


When Words Collide

When Words Collide

Kessler and McDonald's WHEN WORDS COLLIDE is praised by students and professors alike for its straightforward and clear-almost conversational-presentation of grammar. This versatile grammar and usage handbook works for both beginning and continuing media writers, providing concise, clear explanations and examples, as well as quick and accurate answers to grammar or usage questions. The unique 'from writer to writer' perspective engages students and guides them firsthand through the writing process. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre : Business & Economics
Author : Lauren Kessler
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release : 2011-01-01
Total Pages : 264 Pages
ISBN : 0495572403


Philosophy In Context

Philosophy In Context

This introductory text features Douglas J. Soccio's conversational prose and a well-chosen, reader-friendly array of succinct excerpts from canonical primary sources. PHILOSOPHY IN CONTEXT brings philosophy to life for its readers through the examination of paradigmatic philosophies and philosophers. A student-focused book that speaks out of Soccio's desire to speak to students where they "are" and not where they "should be," PHILOSOPHY IN CONTEXT makes this often-times daunting subject approachable and engaging.

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Genre : Education
Author : Douglas J. Soccio
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
Release : 2005-06-01
Total Pages : 374 Pages
ISBN : 0495004707


The Voyage Of Discovery

The Voyage Of Discovery

Highly praised by reviewers for its clarity and rich exposition, this history of philosophy text illustrates philosophy as a process and not just a collection of opinions or conclusions. Rather than simply giving a reporting the results of a given philosopher, Lawhead's prose assists students in retracing the thinker's intellectual journey that first gave rise to the ideas for which they are remembered. In effect, the particular philosopher's deliberations become a puzzle which students are invited to take up themselves. Lawhead uses metaphors, analogies, vivid images, concrete examples, common experiences, and diagrams to bring the abstract issues down to earth and show the unavoidable practical implications and contemporary relevance of positions.

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Genre : Philosophy
Author : William F. Lawhead
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
Release : 2007
Total Pages : 600 Pages
ISBN : 0495127795


Cengage Advantage Books Business Law Today The Essentials Text And Summarized Cases

Cengage Advantage Books Business Law Today The Essentials Text And Summarized Cases

Interesting, clear, and applied, BUSINESS LAW TODAY: THE ESSENTIALS is your concise guide to the law and what it means in the business world--from contracts and secured transactions to warranties and government regulations. Easy to understand with an engaging writing style that is matched by vibrant visuals, BUSINESS LAW TODAY includes coverage of contemporary topics that impact not only the business world, but your life such as identity theft. Fascinating features and intriguing cases highlight the material's practicality. The text's companion website includes resources to help you study, such as sample answers to selected end-of-chapter business scenarios and case problems (one per chapter) ; Internet exercises; and interactive quizzes for every chapter. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre : Business & Economics
Author : Roger LeRoy Miller
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release : 2013-01-04
Total Pages : 888 Pages
ISBN : 9781285545844