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The Resource David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants, Malcolm Gladwell

David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants, Malcolm Gladwell

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David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants
Title
David and Goliath
Title remainder
underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants
Statement of responsibility
Malcolm Gladwell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author of The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, and What the Dog Saw draws upon history, psychology, and powerful storytelling to challenge how we think about obstacles and disadvantage, and to fundamentally reshape the way we think about suffering and adversity
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BTCTA
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1963-
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Gladwell, Malcolm
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Motivation (Psychology)
  • Struggle
  • Opportunity
  • Success
Label
David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants, Malcolm Gladwell
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Publication
Copyright
Note
With a new afterword by the author. --Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Goliath : "Am I a dog that you should come to me with sticks?" -- The Advantages of Disadvantages (and the Disadvantages of Advantages). Vivek Ranadivé: "It was really random. I mean, my father had never played basketball before." ; Teresa DeBrito: "My largest class was twenty-nine kids. Oh, it was fun." ; Caroline Sacks: "If I'd gone to the University of Maryland, I'd still be in science. -- The Theory of Desirable Difficulty. David Boies: You wouldn't wish dyslexia on your child. Or would you? ; Emil "Jay" Freireich: "How Jay did it, I don't know." ; Wyatt Walker: "De rabbit is de slickest o' all de animals de Lawd ever made." -- The Limits of Power. Rosemary Lawlor: "I wasn't born that way. This was forced upon me." ; Wilma Derksen: "We have all done something dreadful in our lives, or have felt the urge to." ; André Trocmé: "We feel obliged to tell you that there are among us a certain number of Jews." -- Afterword: Konrad Kellen: "Tell ihm he knows nothing at all about his enemy."
Control code
1666154
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Back Bay paperback edition.
Extent
xix, 327 pages
Isbn
9780316204378
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1666154
  • (Sirsi) 1666154
  • (OCoLC)906828546
Label
David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants, Malcolm Gladwell
Publication
Copyright
Note
With a new afterword by the author. --Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Goliath : "Am I a dog that you should come to me with sticks?" -- The Advantages of Disadvantages (and the Disadvantages of Advantages). Vivek Ranadivé: "It was really random. I mean, my father had never played basketball before." ; Teresa DeBrito: "My largest class was twenty-nine kids. Oh, it was fun." ; Caroline Sacks: "If I'd gone to the University of Maryland, I'd still be in science. -- The Theory of Desirable Difficulty. David Boies: You wouldn't wish dyslexia on your child. Or would you? ; Emil "Jay" Freireich: "How Jay did it, I don't know." ; Wyatt Walker: "De rabbit is de slickest o' all de animals de Lawd ever made." -- The Limits of Power. Rosemary Lawlor: "I wasn't born that way. This was forced upon me." ; Wilma Derksen: "We have all done something dreadful in our lives, or have felt the urge to." ; André Trocmé: "We feel obliged to tell you that there are among us a certain number of Jews." -- Afterword: Konrad Kellen: "Tell ihm he knows nothing at all about his enemy."
Control code
1666154
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Back Bay paperback edition.
Extent
xix, 327 pages
Isbn
9780316204378
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1666154
  • (Sirsi) 1666154
  • (OCoLC)906828546

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