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How to speak, how to listen

Author: Mortimer Jerome Adler
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Touchstone edView all editions and formats
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Gives the reader a short course in effective communication filled with the Adler wisdom and wit.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mortimer Jerome Adler
ISBN: 0684846470 9780684846477
OCLC Number: 37833697
Notes: Companion vol. to: How to read a book.
Description: viii, 280 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The untaught skills --
The solitary and the social --
"That's just rhetoric!" --
The "sales talk" and other forms of persuasive speech --
Lectures and other forms of instructive speech --
Preparing and delivering a speech --
With the mind's ear --
Writing while and after listening --
Question and answer sessions : forums --
The variety of conversations --
How to make conversation profitable and pleasurable --
The meeting of minds --
Seminars : teaching and learning by discussion --
Conversation in human life.
Responsibility: Mortimer J. Adler.

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Gives the reader a short course in effective communication filled with the Adler wisdom and wit.

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