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The Resource Outliers : the story of success, Malcolm Gladwell

Outliers : the story of success, Malcolm Gladwell

Label
Outliers : the story of success
Title
Outliers
Title remainder
the story of success
Statement of responsibility
Malcolm Gladwell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The best-selling author of Blink identifies the qualities of successful people, posing theories about the cultural, family, and idiosyncratic factors that shape high achievers, in a resource that covers such topics as the secrets of software billionaires, why certain cultures are associated with better academic performance, and why the Beatles earned their fame
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
302
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF637.S8
LC item number
G533 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Outliers : the story of success, Malcolm Gladwell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-296) and index
Contents
The Roseto mystery -- The Matthew effect (Matthew 25:29) -- The 10,000 hour rule (Hamburg) -- The trouble with geniuses & IQ -- The lessons of Joe Flom -- Harlan, Kentucky -- The ethnic theory of plane crashes -- Rice paddies and math tests -- Marita's bargain (KIPP) -- A Jamaican story
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 309 p.
Isbn
9780316017923
Lccn
2008032824
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn225870354
  • 1209637
Label
Outliers : the story of success, Malcolm Gladwell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-296) and index
Contents
The Roseto mystery -- The Matthew effect (Matthew 25:29) -- The 10,000 hour rule (Hamburg) -- The trouble with geniuses & IQ -- The lessons of Joe Flom -- Harlan, Kentucky -- The ethnic theory of plane crashes -- Rice paddies and math tests -- Marita's bargain (KIPP) -- A Jamaican story
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 309 p.
Isbn
9780316017923
Lccn
2008032824
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn225870354
  • 1209637

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