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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
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cain, Susan
Dewey number
155.2/32
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF698.35.I59
LC item number
C35 2012b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Introverts
  • Introversion
  • Extraversion
  • Interpersonal relations
Target audience
adult
Label
Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking, Susan Cain
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Crown Publishers, ©2012
  • Includes a reader's guide (pages 335-352)
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
  • 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
  • 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
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
viii, 352 pages
Isbn
9780307352156
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2012464906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)793579066
  • (OCoLC)ocn793579066
  • (Sirsi) o793579066
  • (OCoLC)793579066
Label
Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking, Susan Cain
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Crown Publishers, ©2012
  • Includes a reader's guide (pages 335-352)
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
  • 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
  • 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
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
viii, 352 pages
Isbn
9780307352156
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2012464906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)793579066
  • (OCoLC)ocn793579066
  • (Sirsi) o793579066
  • (OCoLC)793579066

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