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Stand up, Speak - The Practice and Ethics of Public Speaking

Stand up, Speak - The Practice and Ethics of Public Speaking

This is a free, online textbook offered by Saylor Foundation.  'The two key themes to Stand up, Speak - The Practice and Ethics of Public Speaking make it a welcomed addition to the choices you have for a public speaking textbook. First it focuses on helping students become more seasoned and polished public speakers, and second, its emphasis on ethics in communication. It is this practical approach and integrated ethical coverage that sets Stand up, Speak out: The Practice and Ethics of Public Speaking apart from the other texts in this market. In a world that is bombarded by information, the skills set of public speaking is more important today than ever. According to an address given by Tony Karrer at the TechKnowledge 2009, the New York Times has more information in one week than... Show More
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