Human Science / Language arts & disciplines / Speech

Best Selling

icon Subscribe to feed


New & Noteworthy

Best Selling

New Releases



English (48)

French (5)

German (34)

Spanish (26)

Italian (9)



Delete Speech



Adult (48)



All (48)

DRM Free (2)

DRM (46)

More options

Speech and Language Challenges: The Ultimate Teen Guide

by Marlene Targ Brill

This book will address the speech issues that affect all people, but specifically focus on the concerns of young adults—not just the how and whys of each issue, but how to cope with them. It will include teen...

You Can Say That Again!: A Fun Approach to Sounding Better When You Open Your Mouth to Speak

by Bruce Rogers

This is an excellent tool for anyone who wants to gain confidence in his or her speaking abilities.

Voice: A Stutterer's Odyssey

by Scott Damian

An emotional account of how successful actor and producer Scott Damian overcame stuttering while still coping with its psychological effects.

The Rhetoric of Intention in Human Affairs

by Gary C. Woodward

Assumed intentions are embedded in virtually all forms of human discussion. The Rhetoric of Intention in Human Affairs draws on a vast range of resources to describe the social and psychological forces at work...

Language Function: An Introduction to Pragmatic Assessment and Intervention for Higher Order Thinking and Better Literacy

by Ellyn Arwood

Dr. Arwood outlines a revolutionary four-tiered model of how learners acquire language, and suggests ways to impose visual language functions onto an auditory language like English in order to improve learning...

International Perspectives on Voice Disorders

by Edwin Man-Lai Yiu

This book provides a state-of-the-art account of voice research and issues in clinical voice practice. The contributors are all voice experts and bring a range of international perspectives to the volume, which...

ICOMM: Interpersonal Concepts and Competencies: Foundations of Interpersonal Communication

by Roy Berko, Joan E. Aitken & Andrew Wolvin

ICOMM: Interpersonal Concepts and Competencies, provides an integrated approach to the study of interpersonal communication. This accessibly written but authoritative text emphasizes the development of communication...


by John Milton

In 1644, poet and prose-writer John Milton wrote his polemic "Areopagitica" to address British Parliament and its 1643 licensing order that required the censorship of all printed materials. 

Although the complete...

The Public Speaking Project - The Ultimate Guide to Effective Public Speaking

by Kyle Faber

Do you have a fear of public speaking? If so, this is definitely the book for you.

Whether you're a seasoned public speaker or getting ready for that first speech, this book is guaranteed to answer all of your...

Beyond Semantics and Pragmatics

by Gerhard Preyer

The study of meaning in language embraces a diverse range of problems and methods. Philosophers think through the relationship between language and the world; linguists document speakers' knowledge of meaning;...

The Quick Brown Fox Jumps over the Lazy Dog

by Jason Shaffer

Let your imagination take you on an amazing alphabetical adventure. Where youll run into some familiar animals, words, and things youve seen before and some youd never even known of. Theres always something...

Wit in English

by Paul Joel Freeman

There is no available information at this time.

No More Stuttering - No More Stammering

by Rabbi Zion Yakar

Because of his background in singing and the immense knowledge that Rabbi Zion Yakar possesses concerning voice production, breath control, the anatomy and physiology of speech, and in-depth spiritual training,...

The Motor Theory of Language Origin

by Robin Allott

The motor theory is about the process by which language emerged and developed and how it functions now in human speech. The concern is with both synchronic and the diachronic aspects of language, language evolving...

American English Sounds and Sound Changes©

by Bob Kalinowski

SOUNDS , a textbook of a plurality of American English sounds that leads the reader through the ABCs detailing placement and feel of lips, tongue, and teeth; amount of air flow through the mouth or nose to make...

Sharpen Your Verbal Skills

by Pearl U. Anuku

The English language can often be confusing, especially when it comes to subject-verb agreement. In Sharpen Your Verbal Skills, author Pearl U. Anuku provides a guide on learning the ins and outs of subject-verb...

Change Your Words, Change Your Worth

by Patricia Blaine


What do getting a job, earning a promotion, making the right friends, and boosting your confidence all have in common? Doing each one of those things is a whole lot easier when you can speak...

Gems from the Top 100 Speeches

by Xin-An Lu & Rita Sullivan

Public speaking is one of the things many fear the most. This fear is justified-Many eyes to look into and many minds to contend with. Thoughts are elusive. The catcher of powerful thoughts-the apt words-are...

A Manual of Guidelines, Quotations, and Versatile Phrases for Basic Oral Communication

by Xin-An Lu & Hong Wang

Rather like the nerves in human body, communication forms the sinew and tendon of any social body. The quality of everyday life is not only affected by the way we design our work and institutions, but also (perhaps...

Aspects of Multilingual Aphasia

by Martin R. Gitterman, Mira Goral & Loraine K. Obler

This volume provides a broad overview of current work in aphasia in individuals who speak more than one language. With contributions from many of the leading researchers in the field, the material included,...