Cengage Advantage Series Essentials of Public Speaking

Cengage Advantage Series  Essentials of Public Speaking
Author: Cheryl Hamilton
Release: 2014-03-31
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 408
ISBN: 9781305176553
Language: en
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Packed with sample speeches illustrating what to do as well as plenty of examples detailing what not to do, this value-priced public speaking text equips students with the essential skills and theories needed to become an effective public speaker. ESSENTIALS OF PUBLIC SPEAKING emphasizes critical thinking as it delivers abundant practical advice, intriguing discussions on the role of ethics in public speaking, and up-to-date coverage on effectively using technology in speech development and delivery. The sixth edition features a new streamlined organization, a revised initial chapter that gets students speaking right away with 11 types of introductory speeches, and two new chapters (one on ethics and technology in public speaking and another on team presentations). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Series Voyage of Discovery A Historical Introduction to Philosophy

Cengage Advantage Series  Voyage of Discovery  A Historical Introduction to Philosophy
Author: William F. Lawhead
Release: 2014-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 640
ISBN: 9781285965871
Language: en
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Highly praised for its clarity and rich exposition, this history of philosophy text illustrates philosophy as a process and not just a collection of opinions or conclusions. Rather than simply reporting the positions of a given philosopher, Lawhead's prose assists students in retracing the thinker's intellectual journey. Students are invited to engage with each philosopher's intellectual process, drawing connections with their own lives and cultures. Metaphors, analogies, vivid images, concrete examples, common experiences, and diagrams demonstrate the concrete relevance of abstract arguments and their practical implications for contemporary society. This fourth edition of VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY: A HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY features new historical profiles and/or works representing such philosophers as Plato, St. Thomas Aquinas, Simone de Beauvoir, and Martha Nussbaum, among others. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Series Essentials of Public Speaking

Cengage Advantage Series  Essentials of Public Speaking
Author: Cheryl Hamilton
Release: 2014-03-31
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 408
ISBN: 1285159454
Language: en
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DESCRIPTION BOOK:

Packed with sample speeches illustrating what to do as well as plenty of examples detailing what not to do, this value-priced public speaking text equips students with the essential skills and theories needed to become an effective public speaker. ESSENTIALS OF PUBLIC SPEAKING emphasizes critical thinking as it delivers abundant practical advice, intriguing discussions on the role of ethics in public speaking, and up-to-date coverage on effectively using technology in speech development and delivery. The sixth edition features a new streamlined organization, a revised initial chapter that gets students speaking right away with 11 types of introductory speeches, and two new chapters (one on ethics and technology in public speaking and another on team presentations). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Voyage of Discovery

The Voyage of Discovery
Author: William F. Lawhead
Release: 2007
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Pages: 600
ISBN: 0495127795
Language: en
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Highly praised by reviewers for its clarity and rich exposition, this history of philosophy text illustrates philosophy as a process and not just a collection of opinions or conclusions. Rather than simply giving a reporting the results of a given philosopher, Lawhead's prose assists students in retracing the thinker's intellectual journey that first gave rise to the ideas for which they are remembered. In effect, the particular philosopher's deliberations become a puzzle which students are invited to take up themselves. Lawhead uses metaphors, analogies, vivid images, concrete examples, common experiences, and diagrams to bring the abstract issues down to earth and show the unavoidable practical implications and contemporary relevance of positions.

Philosophy in Context

Philosophy in Context
Author: Douglas J. Soccio
Release: 2005-06-01
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Pages: 374
ISBN: 0495004707
Language: en
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This introductory text features Douglas J. Soccio's conversational prose and a well-chosen, reader-friendly array of succinct excerpts from canonical primary sources. PHILOSOPHY IN CONTEXT brings philosophy to life for its readers through the examination of paradigmatic philosophies and philosophers. A student-focused book that speaks out of Soccio's desire to speak to students where they "are" and not where they "should be," PHILOSOPHY IN CONTEXT makes this often-times daunting subject approachable and engaging.

Cengage Advantage Books World History Complete

Cengage Advantage Books  World History  Complete
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Release: 2015-04-21
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 1216
ISBN: 130509171X
Language: en
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Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of WORLD HISTORY, 8th Edition, offers readers the complete narrative with only the most essential features, photos, and maps. All volumes feature a paperback, two-color format that appeals to those seeking a comprehensive, trade-sized history text. Noted teachers and scholars William J. Duiker and Jackson J. Spielvogel present a balanced, highly readable overview of world history that explores common challenges and experiences of the human past, and identifies key patterns over time. Thorough coverage of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history is integrated into a chronological framework to help students gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. This approach helps students link events together in a broad comparative and global framework, and consequently see the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context. CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: WORLD HISTORY includes over 100 maps and excerpts of over 100 primary sources that enliven the past while introducing students to the source material of historical scholarship. Available in the following split options: CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: WORLD HISTORY, 8th Edition (Chapters 1−30); Volume I: To 1800 (Chapters 1−18); Volume II: Since 1500 (Chapters 14−30). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

When Words Collide

When Words Collide
Author: Lauren Kessler,Duncan McDonald
Release: 2011-01-01
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Pages: 248
ISBN: 049590144X
Language: en
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Kessler and McDonald's WHEN WORDS COLLIDE is praised by students for its straightforward and clear-almost conversational-presentation of grammar. This versatile grammar and usage handbook will work for you as a beginning student and as you continue as a media writer. It provides concise, clear explanations and examples, as well as quick and accurate answers to grammar or usage questions. The unique 'from writer to writer' perspective guides you through the writing process.

This is PR

This is PR
Author: Doug Newsom
Release: 2004
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 418
ISBN: 0534563309
Language: en
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Cengage Advantage Series Voyage of Discovery A Historical Introduction to Philosophy

Cengage Advantage Series  Voyage of Discovery  A Historical Introduction to Philosophy
Author: William F. Lawhead
Release: 2014-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 640
ISBN: 1285195930
Language: en
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DESCRIPTION BOOK:

Highly praised for its clarity and rich exposition, this history of philosophy text illustrates philosophy as a process and not just a collection of opinions or conclusions. Rather than simply reporting the positions of a given philosopher, Lawhead's prose assists students in retracing the thinker's intellectual journey. Students are invited to engage with each philosopher's intellectual process, drawing connections with their own lives and cultures. Metaphors, analogies, vivid images, concrete examples, common experiences, and diagrams demonstrate the concrete relevance of abstract arguments and their practical implications for contemporary society. This fourth edition of VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY: A HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY features new historical profiles and/or works representing such philosophers as Plato, St. Thomas Aquinas, Simone de Beauvoir, and Martha Nussbaum, among others. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cultural Anthropology

Cultural Anthropology
Author: Richard H. Robbins
Release: 1997-01-01
Editor: Wadsworth
Pages: 251
ISBN: 0875814042
Language: en
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Understanding Arguments

Understanding Arguments
Author: Robert J. Fogelin,Walter Sinnott-Armstrong
Release: 1991
Editor: Harcourt College Pub
Pages: 452
ISBN: 0155926721
Language: en
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Cengage Advantage Books Law for Business

Cengage Advantage Books  Law for Business
Author: John D. Ashcroft,Katherine Ashcroft,Martha Patterson
Release: 2016-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 608
ISBN: 1305654927
Language: en
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LAW FOR BUSINESS, 19E from Cengage Advantage Books provides a practical approach to law that emphasizes the current, relevant topics current and future professionals need to succeed in business today. Compelling cases throughout this edition highlight recent business challenges, such as trademark infringement, capacity to contract, agency, and employment-at-will. In addition, timely coverage of business ethics and the law provides new insights into recent corporate scandals and indictments. Popular legal authors Ashcroft, Ashcroft, and Patterson combine short chapters and a full-color design with real-world examples, meaningful applications and Learning Objectives to make business law approachable and applicable for reader’s future success. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books Analyzing Politics

Cengage Advantage Books  Analyzing Politics
Author: Ellen Grigsby
Release: 2014-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 384
ISBN: 1285465598
Language: en
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Provide a description about the book that does not include any references to package elements. This description will provide a description where the core, text-only product or an eBook is sold. Please remember to fill out the variations section on the PMI with the book only information. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

American Foreign Policy Process

American Foreign Policy   Process
Author: James M. McCormick
Release: 1998
Editor: Wadsworth
Pages: 630
ISBN: STANFORD:36105029501074
Language: en
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Because policy actions are always taken within a value context, this comprehensive text uses values and beliefs as the basic organizing theme. The book portrays the way values and beliefs about foreign affairs have changed over the course of U.S. history and how foreign policy has changed from its earliest years through the end of the Cold War and beyond.

Drawing A Contemporary Approach

Drawing  A Contemporary Approach
Author: Teel Sale,Claudia Betti
Release: 2007-01-19
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 336
ISBN: 9781111799137
Language: en
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DRAWING: A CONTEMPORARY APPROACH takes you beyond conventional approaches, emphasizing the emotional, intellectual, spiritual, and social significance of art. The authors trace the evolution of today's art from that of the past, showing drawing's meaning and continuity. DRAWING: A CONTEMPORARY APPROACH offers a combination of effective pedagogy, good exercises, and high-quality, contemporary drawings as models, focusing on contemporary artists who draw in a multicultural world. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Actor s Checklist

The Actor s Checklist
Author: Rosary O'Neill
Release: 2012-10-04
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Pages: 244
ISBN: 1133308651
Language: en
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Based on the Constantin Stanislavki method of acting, THE ACTOR'S CHECKLIST examines Stanislavki's eight principles in an easily understood checklist format. This exciting acting guide also includes insights from other famous acting teachers, including Uta Hagen, Sanford Meisner, Lee Strasberg, Michael Chekov, and Stella Adler. Providing techniques for use in both classroom and production situations, this edition features new chapters on time, place, and history, as well as a new appendix that covers movement and vocal warmups.

Cengage Advantage Books Western Civilization

Cengage Advantage Books  Western Civilization
Author: Thomas F. X. Noble,Barry Strauss,Duane Osheim,Kristen Neuschel,Elinor Accampo
Release: 2013-01-28
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Pages: 560
ISBN: 1133610153
Language: en
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Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this text is an economically priced version of WESTERN CIVILIZATION: BEYOND BOUNDARIES, 7e. The Advantage Edition offers the high level of scholarship and engaging narrative of the full text, while limiting the number of features, images, and maps. Each volume is packaged in a paperback, two-color format that appeals to those seeking a comprehensive, trade-sized history text. Like its full-length counterpart, the Advantage Edition of WESTERN CIVILIZATION encompasses the full social and political story of Western Civilization within a wider definition of Europe that includes Eastern Europe, Scandinavia, and European frontiers. The text emphasizes Europe's interaction with the world and encourages readers to question why and how history unfolded as it did.

Building a Speech

Building a Speech
Author: Sheldon Metcalfe
Release: 2004
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 400
ISBN: 0534606628
Language: en
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Pocketful of Essays

Pocketful of Essays
Author: Anonim
Release: 2006
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1413019161
Language: en
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Essentials of the Legal Environment Today

Essentials of the Legal Environment Today
Author: Anonim
Release: 2015
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1305785916
Language: en
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