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Unformatted text preview: Comm 1 12/01/2010 14:12:00 Objectives: Identify 3 concerns to evaluate a topic Identify a GP SP and explain how to compose each Be able to write a solid thesis statement Does the audience have an interest in the topic? Natural interest- how to deal with stress in a test, how to save $ on a meal, how to meet that guy Associated interest- topics that you have to sell, to persuade the audience that they are interested in, audience should derive some benefit from listening to the speech. Ex: fresh produce Does the speaker know more about the topic than the audience? Offer news vs. information News is something people dont really know about Specificity- want the topic to be more narrow than broad Immediacy- is there something that has immediate ramifications General Purpose To inform To persuade To entertain Specific Purpose= statement that communicates the goal of your speech one distinct idea, very particular Ineffective: to inform the aud. About the civil war Effective: to inform the aud. About black womens roles in the civil war. Not a question Thesis Statement: a nutshell of the one basic idea you are trying to get across to your audience members. One full sentence/ statement Write it as if you were speaking to your audience Can accompany a preview the laser is a highly versatile device with uses in areas including . because the flue is dangerous, people ought to know its symptoms, how to prevent it, and methods of treatment make sure its not too general number your points 12/01/2010 14:12:00 Objectives Define Ethics Describe Brockreides rhetorical stances Identify the 3 ethical guidelines in public speaking Ethics- study of moral conduct Ethos- character = competence, goodwill towards the audience, good moral character Plato says you walk with your ethics and morals Sophists- you can divorce/ separate ethics from job Conflicts? 1 st amendment- freedom of speech 14 th amendment- equal protection under the law something is legal doesnt mean it is ethical Wayne Brockreides Rhetorical Stances 1) Rhetorical Rape- uses techniques of exploitation and domination to get an audience member to adhere to what he is saying you cant get a word in edgewise you cant ask a question the person is only interested in his or her own power Domination...
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