Principles of Public Speaking emphasizes responsibility, orality, Internet technology, and critical thinking as it encourages readers to see public speaking as a way to build community in today's diverse world.
Here are some books on the principles and techniques of public speaking that you might find helpful.
Debuting in its first edition,Advanced Public Speaking: A Leader's Guideis a comprehensive textbook designed to teach, model, and serve as a speech-making reference for upper level undergraduate students.
Well Said! shows readers how to put themselves in their audience's shoes and tailor their message to the needs of decision makers. It reveals simple but powerful techniques anyone can use to prioritize, organize, and economize their words so that their communications are concise, clear, and - most importantly - convincing.
This book gives you the tools to instill positive change at every level of your organization by teaching you how to: Make a strong first impression, use body language and voice, establish common ground, and gain trust and confidence.