Anholt, Robert Rene Henri, 1951-
- Publication date:
- 2nd ed. - Philadelphia : Elsevier Academic Press, c2006.
- xviii, 171 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Foreword Preface Preparing a Scientific Presentation The Structure of a Scientific Presentation Visual Displays: How to (and Not to) Use Them Delivery Appendix: Checklists Recommended Reading.
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- Publisher's Summary:
Mastering the art of communicating scientific information is more critical than ever for a successful career in science and technology. Scientists today must be able to effectively convey sophisticated information to a broad audience that may include students, colleagues around the world, regulatory bodies, granting agencies, legislators, and the lay public. In this engaging and lively book, the author provides a step-by-step guide to the complete process of making a scientific presentation from preparation to delivery. It offers numerous examples highlighting what to follow and what to avoid. This revised edition covers the effective use of PowerPointT and other computer-based presentation programs. It also includes a handy checklist, new illustrations, and tips on handling an audience in a foreign country.
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