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GCAN 101 - Public Speaking - Prof. Backinoff

This guide will connect students to their texts for the class, as well as additional materials for success


Congratulations! Your professor chose a free textbook for this class!

The textbook below will be your primary textbook for this class. Feel free to download it in as many devices as you want. You can read it online, or print out chapters if you prefer. If you are having trouble accessing this resource, please contact the Touro College Libraries.


GCAN Speech Courses LibGuide

Additional Resources for Persuasive Presentations

Additional Resources for Sales Presentations


Video: Amy Cuddy “Your body language shapes who you are”

From “Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves. Social psychologist Amy Cuddy shows how ‘power posing’ — standing in a posture of confidence, even when we don’t feel confident — can affect testosterone and cortisol levels in the brain, and might even have an impact on our chances for success.”

Transcripts in multiple languages:

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