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Gladwell, Malcolm, 1963-
Outliers [electronic resource ] : the story of success / Malcolm Gladwell
2nd ebook ed
New York : Back Bay Books, 2011
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Circulation Desk  Kindle 14    AVAILABLE
 Circulation Desk  Kindle 15    DUE 10-15-15
 Circulation Desk  Kindle 19    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Successful people
Physical Description 1 electronic file (309 p. : ill.)
Note Originally published: New York : Little, Brown, 2008
Includes discussion questions
Description based on print version record
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-296) and index
Summary Identifies the qualities of successful people, maintaining that culture, family, and idiosyncratic factors can have a decisive impact on shaping high achievers,
Contents Introduction: The Roseto mystery -- Opportunity. The Matthew effect (Matthew 25:29) -- The 10,000 hour rule -- The trouble with geniuses -- The three lessons of Joe Flom -- Legacy. Harlan, Kentucky -- The ethnic theory of plane crashes -- Rice paddies and math tests -- Marita's bargain -- A Jamaican story
Alternate Author Mardigian Endowment, 2011

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