The Resource Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking, Susan Cain

Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking, Susan Cain

Label
Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking
Title
Quiet
Title remainder
the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking
Statement of responsibility
Susan Cain
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
155.2/32
Index
index present
LC call number
BF698.35.I59
LC item number
C35 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking, Susan Cain
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Crown Publishers, c2012
  • Includes a reader's guide
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-323) and index
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  • COHASSET
  • MARSHFIELD
  • WEYMOUTH-N
  • BROCKTON
  • QCOLL
  • MILTON
Contents
Introduction: the north and south of temperament -- The rise of the "mighty likeable fellow": how extroversion became the cultural ideal -- The myth of charismatic leadership: the culture of personality, a hundred years later -- When collaboration kills creativity: the rise of the new groupthink and the power of working alone -- Is temperament destiny?: nature, nurture, and the orchid hypothesis -- Beyond temperament: the role of free will (and the secret of public speaking for introverts) -- "Franklin was a politician, but Eleanor spoke out of conscience": why cool is overrated -- Why did Wall Street crash and Warren Buffett prosper?: how introverts and extroverts think (and process dopamine) differently -- Soft power: Asian-Americans and the extrovert ideal -- When should you act more extroverted than you really are? -- The communication gap: how to talk to members of the opposite type -- On cobblers and generals: how to cultivate quiet kids in a world that can't hear them -- Conclusion: Wonderland
Control code
ocn793579066
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Paperback ; 1st pbk. ed.
Extent
viii, 352 p.
Isbn
9780307352156
Lccn
2012464906
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u1786992
System control number
(OCoLC)793579066

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