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ENG1030 Communication Skills (Moskwa): Persuasive

Persuasive Speeches

Purpose: to influence the audience's attitudes, beliefs, values and acts.


  • limit alternatives
  • seek a response
  • respect audience choices

Rubenstein, Hannah, Dan O'Hair and Rob Stewart. Speaker's Guidebook: text and reference. 3rd ed. Boston: Bedofrd/St Martin's, 2007. Print.


Persuasive Speech: Patriotism

Subject Guide

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