The Public Speaking Playbook: Edition 2

SAGE Publications
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The Public Speaking Playbook, Second Edition, shows students how to prepare, practice, and present their public speeches with the highest level of confidence. With a focus on actively building skills, Teri Kwal Gamble and Michael W. Gamble coach students in the fundamentals of the public speaking process, using brief interactive learning modules that allow students to practice—and improve—their public speaking. The highly anticipated Second Edition of this bestselling text features a more inclusive playbook analogy, exposing students to additional arenas—for example, politics, music, and business—to hone their skills and improve their performance. As students master the skills, they are also encouraged to think critically about what it means to “play fair” in public speaking, with a focus on diversity, ethics, and civic engagement.
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About the author

Teri Kwal Gamble (PhD, New York University; MA and BA, Lehman College, CUNY) is a professor of Communication at the College of New Rochelle, a professional writer of education and training materials, and the co-author of numerous textbooks and trade books. Her most recent publications are the 11th edition of the bestselling text she co-authored with her husband Mike, Communication Works (2013; McGraw-Hill), and Leading with Communication (©2013; SAGE).

Teri and Michael have co-authored numerous textbooks, including Leading with Communication (©2013; SAGE), Communication Works (©2013; McGraw-Hill), Sales Scripts that Sell (©2008; AMACOM), The Gender Communication Connection (Houghton Mifflin), and Public Speaking in the Age of Diversity (Allyn & Bacon). Co-founders of Interact Training Systems, a consulting firm that conducts seminars, workshops, and short courses for business and professional organizations across the United States, they also produce training and marketing materials for sales organizations.

Michael W. Gamble (PhD, New York University; BA and MFA, University of Oklahoma) is a professor of Communication at New York Institute of Technology. He has served as an officer at and taught Leadership Skills for the US Army Infantry School during the Vietnam War.

Teri and Michael have co-authored numerous textbooks, including Leading with Communication (©2013; SAGE), Communication Works (©2013; McGraw-Hill), Sales Scripts that Sell (©2008; AMACOM), The Gender Communication Connection (Houghton Mifflin), and Public Speaking in the Age of Diversity (Allyn & Bacon). Co-founders of Interact Training Systems, a consulting firm that conducts seminars, workshops, and short courses for business and professional organizations across the United States, they also produce training and marketing materials for sales organizations.

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Publisher
SAGE Publications
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Published on
Jan 9, 2017
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Pages
536
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ISBN
9781506359878
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Language
English
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Genres
Language Arts & Disciplines / Communication Studies
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This content is DRM protected.
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