Understanding public speaking : a learner's guide to persuasive oratory / Braj Mohan.

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  • Author(s): Mohan, Braj, Verfasser
  • Language:
    English
  • Publication Information:
    London ; New York Routledge, Taylor et Francis Group, 2019
  • Publication Date:
    2019
  • Physical Description:
    vi, 135 Seiten : Diagramme
  • Publication Type:
    Book
  • Document Type:
    Bibliographies; Non-fiction
  • Subject Terms:
  • Additional Information
    • Abstract:
      Abstract: "Public speaking is a much coveted yet difficult art. This book illustrates the use of various linguistic devices and persuasive strategies with examples from the speeches of the powerful orators in history. It systematically draws on the various approaches to public speaking and persuasive discourse to present new insights and techniques. The volume: - Critically examines strategies of persuasive oratory. - Draws on extensive investigation of a sizable corpus of famous public speeches in history. - Focuses on the needs of those who want to brush-up their public speaking skills. The volume will be a key reference for aspiring civil servants, lawyers, business and corporate professionals, and politicians. It will be of great interest to scholars of linguistics, and political and business communication"--.
    • Content Notes:
      Theoretical perspectives on speech-based persuasion -- Classical theories of public speaking -- Tropes and figures of speech in persuasive oratory -- Words and sentences in public speech -- Structure of public speech -- Connecting with the audience -- Introducing the central issue -- Strategies of elaboration and amplification -- Construction of persuasive discourse -- Concluding a public speech -- Delivery of speech.
    • ISBN:
      9780367086053
      0367086050
      9780367222734
      0367222736
    • Accession Number:
      on1104941529
      1104941529
    • Accession Number:
      piu.79669
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      MOHAN, B. Understanding public speaking : a learner’s guide to persuasive oratory. [s. l.]: Routledge, Taylor et Francis Group, 2019. ISBN 9780367086053. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&scope=site&db=cat05564a&AN=piu.79669. Acesso em: 19 fev. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Mohan B. Understanding Public Speaking : A Learner’s Guide to Persuasive Oratory. Routledge, Taylor et Francis Group; 2019. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&scope=site&db=cat05564a&AN=piu.79669. Accessed February 19, 2020.
    • APA:
      Mohan, B. (2019). Understanding public speaking : a learner’s guide to persuasive oratory. Routledge, Taylor et Francis Group.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Mohan, Braj. 2019. Understanding Public Speaking : A Learner’s Guide to Persuasive Oratory. Routledge, Taylor et Francis Group. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&scope=site&db=cat05564a&AN=piu.79669.
    • Harvard:
      Mohan, B. (2019) Understanding public speaking : a learner’s guide to persuasive oratory. Routledge, Taylor et Francis Group. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&scope=site&db=cat05564a&AN=piu.79669 (Accessed: 19 February 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Mohan, B 2019, Understanding public speaking : a learner’s guide to persuasive oratory, Routledge, Taylor et Francis Group, viewed 19 February 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Mohan, Braj. Understanding Public Speaking : A Learner’s Guide to Persuasive Oratory. Routledge, Taylor et Francis Group, 2019. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&scope=site&db=cat05564a&AN=piu.79669.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Mohan, Braj. Understanding Public Speaking : A Learner’s Guide to Persuasive Oratory. Routledge, Taylor et Francis Group, 2019. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&scope=site&db=cat05564a&AN=piu.79669.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Mohan B. Understanding public speaking : a learner’s guide to persuasive oratory [Internet]. Routledge, Taylor et Francis Group; 2019 [cited 2020 Feb 19]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&scope=site&db=cat05564a&AN=piu.79669