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Emotional success : the power of gratitude, compassion, and pride, David DeSteno

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Emotional success : the power of gratitude, compassion, and pride
Title
Emotional success
Title remainder
the power of gratitude, compassion, and pride
Statement of responsibility
David DeSteno
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A pioneering psychologist reveals how three emotions can provide the surest, quickest route to success in any realm. A string of bestsellers have alerted us to the importance of grit - an ability to persevere and control one's impulses that is so closely associated with greatness. But no book yet has charted the most accessible and powerful path to grit: our prosocial emotions. These feelings - gratitude, compassion and pride - are easier to generate than the willpower and self-denial that underpin traditional approaches to grit. And, while willpower is quickly depleted, prosocial emotions actually become stronger the more we use them. These emotions have another crucial advantage: they're contagious. Those around us become more likely to apply them when we do
Cataloging source
IMF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DeSteno, David
Dewey number
152.4
Index
index present
LC call number
BF576
LC item number
.D47 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Emotions
  • Gratitude
  • Compassion
  • Pride and vanity
  • Success
  • Positive psychology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Cognitive Psychology & Cognition
  • Compassion
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Emotions
  • Gratitude
  • Positive psychology
  • Pride and vanity
  • Success
Label
Emotional success : the power of gratitude, compassion, and pride, David DeSteno
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An Eamon Dolan book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 204-220) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1018380555
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 227 pages
Isbn
9780544703100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1018380555
Label
Emotional success : the power of gratitude, compassion, and pride, David DeSteno
Publication
Note
"An Eamon Dolan book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 204-220) 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
Control code
on1018380555
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 227 pages
Isbn
9780544703100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1018380555

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