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The Resource The marshmallow test : mastering self-control, Walter Mischel

The marshmallow test : mastering self-control, Walter Mischel

Label
The marshmallow test : mastering self-control
Title
The marshmallow test
Title remainder
mastering self-control
Statement of responsibility
Walter Mischel
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Psychologist Walter Mischel, designer of the well-known Marshmallow Test, explains what self-control is and how to master it
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mischel, Walter
Dewey number
155.2/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF632
LC item number
.M57 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-control
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Cognitive Psychology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / Child
  • Self-control
Label
The marshmallow test : mastering self-control, Walter Mischel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Delay ability : enabling self-control. In Stanford University's Surprise Room ; How they do it ; Thinking hot and cool ; The roots of self-control ; The best-laid plans ; Idle grasshoppers and busy ants ; Is it prewired? The new genetics -- From marshmallows in pre-K to money in 401(k). The engine of success : "I think I can!" ; Your future self ; Beyond the here and now ; Protecting the hurt self : self-distancing ; Cooling painful emotions ; The psychological immune system ; When smart people act stupid ; If-Then signatures of personality ; The paralyzed will ; Will fatigue -- From lab to life. Marshmallows and public policy l Applying core strategies ; Human nature
Control code
1555540
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 326 pages
Isbn
9780316230872
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014018058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1555540
  • (OCoLC)868040713
Label
The marshmallow test : mastering self-control, Walter Mischel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Delay ability : enabling self-control. In Stanford University's Surprise Room ; How they do it ; Thinking hot and cool ; The roots of self-control ; The best-laid plans ; Idle grasshoppers and busy ants ; Is it prewired? The new genetics -- From marshmallows in pre-K to money in 401(k). The engine of success : "I think I can!" ; Your future self ; Beyond the here and now ; Protecting the hurt self : self-distancing ; Cooling painful emotions ; The psychological immune system ; When smart people act stupid ; If-Then signatures of personality ; The paralyzed will ; Will fatigue -- From lab to life. Marshmallows and public policy l Applying core strategies ; Human nature
Control code
1555540
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 326 pages
Isbn
9780316230872
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014018058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1555540
  • (OCoLC)868040713

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