Communicate!
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Authors : Kathleen S. Verderber; Rudolph F. Verderber; Deanna D. Sellnow

9780840028167

528 Pages  Paperback 

14th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2011, 2008, 2005

©2014 , Published

$150.00

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Now in its 14th edition, this ground-breaking, market-leading fundamentals of human communication text helps students improve their communication competency by becoming proficient in using theory and research-grounded communication skills. Praised for its clear and concise writing style, this new ed... more

Features

Communication Skill boxes provide a step-by-step guide for each of the communication skills presented in the text.

Speech Action Steps provide a five-step process (with specific sub-steps) designed to guide students through a sequential speech planning process. (chapters 11-15).

Sample Student Spe... more

New to this Edition

Increased emphasis on the role of social media in communication within each chapter and in the NEW sequels at the end of each unit.

NEW separate chapter on presentation aids focuses on effective planning, creating, and using multimodal presentation aids, which have become integral to speech making ... more

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A Guide to the Basic Course for ESL Students

This item is designed to assist non-native English speakers. Features include FAQs, helpful URLs, strategies for accent management, and tips for overcoming speech apprehension.

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The Art and Strategy of Service-Learning Presentations, 2nd

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