Barriers And Struggles of Public Speaking

Barriers And Struggles of Public Speaking - SPE1000C What...

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SPE1000C What will public speaking do for you ? Learn to control your anxiety Learn how to listen effectively Learn how to read an audience Learn how to select subjects that listeners will find interesting Learn how to design, structure and outline your message Learn how to support your points Lean how to use visual aids Learn how to manage your language - History of Public Speaking History extends to the ancient Greeks o No professional lawyers o Citizens spoke for themselves Aristotle o Responsible knowledge – reasoning will help you make informed judgment on issues. o De oratore – arrange, organize, and use language effectively Three major forms of persuasive proof o Appealing to reason – Logos o Appealing to audience emotions – Pathos o Appealing to the speaker’s own personal character – Ethos Barriers/Struggles Ethnocentrism – the tendency of any nation, race, or religious group to believe that its way is the best and other perspectives
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This note was uploaded on 09/10/2010 for the course SPE 1000C taught by Professor Dere during the Fall '10 term at St. John's.

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