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Presentation skills for scientists : a practical guide

Author: Edward D Zanders; Lindsay MacLeod
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Scientists are rarely given formal training in presentation skills and yet are often called upon to present the results of their research. This book provides a practical guide to the creation and delivery of scientific presentations, whatever the topic. Its practical 'how-to' style leaves discussion of the background psychology of public speaking to others and focuses instead on the issues that are of immediate
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Genre/Form: handböcker, manualer, etc
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Edward D Zanders; Lindsay MacLeod
ISBN: 9780521741033 0521741033
OCLC Number: 445479388
Description: xi, 68 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm + 1 DVD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Audience --
Planning the talk --
Selection and assembly of visual material --
Controlling nerves --
Voice --
Delivery --
Science and the English language --
Handling questions --
How did it go?
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'Zanders and MacLeod deliver practical advice in a fresh, friendly manner that walks the presenter-to-be through content organization to refining body language and managing audience questions. Read more...

 
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