The Art of Public Speaking

Author: Stephen Lucas
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
ISBN: 9780077797669
Release Date: 2014-10-09
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

For over 30 years, instructors around the world have successfully used The Art of Public Speaking to teach the development and presentation of effective speeches. Through personalized and adaptive instruction, the program helps each student think critically, build confidence and make the leap from learning the principles to mastering competent speaking in the classroom and throughout life.

The Art of Public Speaking with Connect Access Card

Author: Stephen Lucas
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 125966144X
Release Date: 2015-03-13
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

The Art of Public Speaking 11e continues to define the art of being the best by helping today’s students become capable, responsible speakers and thinkers. With a strong focus on the practical skills of public speaking and grounded in classical and contemporary theories of rhetoric, The Art of Public Speaking offers full coverage of all major aspects of speech preparation and presentation. Utilizing the full suite of resources, students learn to internalize the principles of public speaking, build confidence through speech practice, and prepare for success in the classroom and beyond. With the new Enhanced Speech Capture in Connect Lucas, instructors now have the ability to evaluate live speeches using a customizable rubric in the classroom. Instructors may also upload speech videos on students’ behalf to create and manage true peer review assignments. With its ground-breaking adaptive learning system, Connect LucasTM also helps students “know what they know,” while guiding them to experience and learn important concepts that they need to know to succeed. With McGraw-Hill CreateTM Reflow, instructors can now customize their Lucas 11e textbook to the section level, selecting and arranging only the sections covered in the course. The new Reflow system will automatically repaginate and re-number chapters, sections, graphs, and illustrations, based on how the instructor chooses to arrange them. This deep level of customization guarantees that students pay only for the content covered in the course. Connect is the only integrated learning system that empowers students by continuously adapting to deliver precisely what they need, when they need it, and how they need it, so that your class time is more engaging and effective.

Looseleaf for the Art of Public Speaking 12e

Author: Stephen Lucas
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 1259372936
Release Date: 2015-03-25
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

For over 30 years, instructors around the world have successfully used The Art of Public Speaking to teach the development and presentation of effective speeches. Through personalized and adaptive instruction, the program helps each student think critically, build confidence and make the leap from learning the principles to mastering competent speaking in the classroom and throughout life.

Your Health Today

Author: Michael Teague
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
ISBN: 9780077780531
Release Date: 2014-10-06
Genre: Health & Fitness

It’s not just Personal! Your Health Today teaches personal health from a truly inclusive and socially responsible perspective. While each of us has a unique set of individual characteristics that shape our health, other environmental factors have an impact on our well being too. Your Health Today incorporates the individual, interpersonal, and broader social factors that affect our health, acting as a guide for healthy living in college and beyond.

The Art of Public Speaking with Media Ops Setup ISBN Lucas

Author: Stephen Lucas
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 0077306295
Release Date: 2008-11-03
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

By far the leading speech textbook of our time, The Art of Public Speaking has defined the art of being the best for more than 10 million students and instructors. Whether a novice or an experienced speaker, every student will learn how to be a better public speaker through Lucas' clear explanations of classical and contemporary theory and thorough coverage of practical applications.

Questions and Answers A Guide to Fitness and Wellness

Author: Sandra Carroll-Cobb
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
ISBN: 9781259337611
Release Date: 2015-01-09
Genre: Health & Fitness

Questions and Answers: A Guide to Fitness and Wellness is the first fitness and wellness text to be written in direct response to students’ questions about their own health and well-being. The authors, Gary Liguori and Sandra Carroll-Cobb, combine the latest science-based knowledge with practical guidance on concrete actions students can take now to be engaged participants in their learning and become active shapers of their future health and happiness while they improve their fitness and wellness.

The Art of Public Speaking

Author: Dale Carnegie
Publisher: Youcanprint
ISBN: 9788892647961
Release Date: 2017-01-25
Genre: Self-Help

The best way to become a confident, effective public speaker, according to the authors of this landmark book, is simply to do it. Practice, practice, practice. And while you're at it, assume the positive. Have something to say. Forget the self. Cast out fear. Be absorbed by your subject. And most importantly, expect success. 'If you believe you will fail,' they write, 'there is hope for you. You will.'

Public Speaking The Evolving Art

Author: Stephanie J. Coopman
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337090568
Release Date: 2016-09-14
Genre: Drama

Coopman and Lull's PUBLIC SPEAKING: THE EVOLVING ART, 4th Edition, combines time-tested techniques with innovative variations on the well-respected traditions of public speaking instruction to equip you with the skills you need to become a confident, competent, and ethical public speaker. It illustrates the evolution of public speaking as an art form -- from Greek and Roman traditions to the most contemporary forms of public address, including the use of presentation media. Packed with examples from popular culture, it analyzes the public speaking success of such contemporary figures as Bernie Sanders and Malala Yousafzai. It also includes numerous prompts to help you put your new skills into practice -- in the classroom, community, and professional context. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The State of Texas Government Politics and Policy

Author: Sherri Mora
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 125954821X
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Political Science

Quoted as “one of the best programs available for explaining and teaching Texas Government,” The State of Texas combines concise content with effective digital tools that provide a personalized learning path for every student. Built to align directly with state learning outcomes and core objectives, this highly readable program provides students with the content and tools to make Texas government relevant in their lives.

The World of Music

Author: David Willoughby
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
ISBN: 0073401412
Release Date: 2009-07-30
Genre: Music

The World of Music is a music listening book designed for the growing number of teachers who want to focus on listening to music as it exists in the real world of their students. Expanding the traditional repertoire used for music study, this popular text begins with American folk, religious, jazz, popular, and ethnic music before introducing some world music and concluding with a thorough overview of Western classical music. The approach captures the essence of each repertoire, and equips students to recognize different styles, appreciate their different functions, and possess a solid foundation for a lifetime of musical appreciation. The text also introduces students to the many styles of music currently enjoyed by people in the United States and helps them to appreciate the diverse roots of these styles. In addition, the text encourages its readers to appreciate different cultures around the world through an encounter with their music.