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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
Title variation
Quiet
Title variation remainder
the power of introverts in a world that cant stop talking
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
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2012.
  • Library Journal Best Books 2012
  • ALA Notable Book, 2013
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10046077
Cataloging source
CNMBL
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Cain, Susan
Dewey number
155.2/32
Index
index present
Intended audience
1170
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
BF698.35.I59
LC item number
C35 2013
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1170
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Introvertis
  • Introversion
  • Extraversion
  • Relations humaines
  • Introverts
  • Interpersonal relations
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking
Label
Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking, Susan Cain
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Crown Publishers, c2012
  • Includes a reader's guide
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [277]-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
20147995
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
viii, 352 pages
Isbn
9780307352156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn827680995
  • (OCoLC)827680995
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 (pages [277]-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
20147995
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
viii, 352 pages
Isbn
9780307352156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn827680995
  • (OCoLC)827680995

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