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Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 6, Use the Power of Three: Paul to His People
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produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 6 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 31 mins
What is the power of three? And why is it so important to writing a great speech? Find out as Professor Hale unpacks the 13th chapter from Paul's first letter to the Corinthians to demonstrate why a speech -- and the examples and anecdotes it uses -- should be planned in threes.
produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 6 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 31 mins
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Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 7, Build a Logical Case: Susan B. Anthony
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produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 7 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 31 mins
Logic should always guide the sequence of your thoughts, whether you're giving a sermon, a corporate report, or a birthday toast. Discover how to avoid digressions, offensive statements, contrarian views, and other pitfalls that may disrupt the logic of your speech, with examples from Susan B. Anthony, John Stuart...
produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 7 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 31 mins
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Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 8, Paint Pictures in Words: Tecumseh on Unity
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produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 8 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 30 mins
Narrow your focus to the individual words and phrases you can use in your speech -- each of which can make your topic unforgettable. With the help of Tecumseh, Homer, Aesop, and others, examine ways to create and use evocative images, avoid mixed metaphors and hyperbole, and more.
produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 8 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 30 mins
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Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 9, Focus on Your Audience: Gandhi on Trial
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produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 9 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 34 mins
Now that you've learned how to overcome obstacles and prepare, it's time to learn the essential elements of actually giving a speech. Here, Professor Hale uses famous historical figures, including Gandhi and President Kennedy, as models for how to deliver your speech to -- and connect with -- specific audiences.
produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 9 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 34 mins
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Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 10, Share a Vision: Martin Luther King's Dream
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produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 10 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 33 mins
Martin Luther King Jr.'s 'I have a dream' speech is one of the most iconic speeches in modern history. More important: it's the perfect example of a speech with the power to inspire. In this lecture, discover ways to articulate and share your personal vision with an audience.
produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 10 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 33 mins
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Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 11, Change Minds and Hearts: Mark Antony
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written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 11 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 29 mins
Sometimes, you may find yourself speaking before an audience who needs to be persuaded about your point of view. Discover invaluable tips for swaying emotions and opinions by appealing to sentiments, repeating facts, and using props -- just like Mark Antony does in his unforgettable speech from William Shakespeare...
written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 11 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 29 mins
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Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 12, Call for Positive Action: Lincoln at Gettysburg
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produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 12 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 33 mins
Finish the course with a look at what Professor Hale considers the greatest speech ever written: Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address. Two powerful lessons you can take away from Lincoln's words: include a clear call to action near the conclusion of your speech, and always craft a strong ending.
produced by Teaching Company, in Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History, Lecture 12 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2010), 33 mins
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Dragon's Tongue, The Arts
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directed by Maija Rove; composed by Philip Ross; produced by Maija Rove, in Dragon's Tongue (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1993), 30 mins
This documentary, directed by Maija Rove, features art in China.
directed by Maija Rove; composed by Philip Ross; produced by Maija Rove, in Dragon's Tongue (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1993), 30 mins
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Asian Languages, China: History, Geography, and Commerce
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produced by Gregory Shepherd, fl. 1995, Appleseed Media Group, in Asian Languages (Victoria (Australia): Appleseed Media Group, 1995), 40 mins
This video, produced by Greg Shepherd, is about the history, geography and commerce of China and covers climate, regions, major cities, working conditions, and economic development.
produced by Gregory Shepherd, fl. 1995, Appleseed Media Group, in Asian Languages (Victoria (Australia): Appleseed Media Group, 1995), 40 mins
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Asian Languages, Chinese: The Language
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produced by Gregory Shepherd, fl. 1995, in Asian Languages (Victoria (Australia): Appleseed Media Group, 1995), 36 mins
This video, produced by Greg Shepherd, is about the spoken and written Chinese language and examines the differences between Cantonese and Mandarin.
produced by Gregory Shepherd, fl. 1995, in Asian Languages (Victoria (Australia): Appleseed Media Group, 1995), 36 mins
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