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

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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
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Demonstrates how introverted people are misunderstood and undervalued in modern culture, charting the rise of extrovert ideology while sharing anecdotal examples of how to use introvert talents to adapt to various situations
Title
Quiet
Creator
Summary
Demonstrates how introverted people are misunderstood and undervalued in modern culture, charting the rise of extrovert ideology while sharing anecdotal examples of how to use introvert talents to adapt to various situations
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2012.
  • Library Journal Best Books 2012
  • ALA Notable Book, 2013
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
155.2/32
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF698.35.I59
LC item number
C35 2012b
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1170
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking
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the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking
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Susan Cain
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Quiet
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the power of introverts in a world that cant stop talking
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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 465-568)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The north and south of temperament -- The extrovert ideal. 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 -- Your biology, your self? 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 -- Do all cultures have an extrovert ideal? Soft power : Asian-Americans and the extrovert ideal -- How to love, how to work. 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 -- Wonderland -- A note on the words Introvert and Extrovert
Control code
19593954
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point large print ed.
Extent
568 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781611734201
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012003136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn773669820
  • (OCoLC)773669820

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