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What the dog saw [electronic resource] : And Other Adventures. Malcolm Gladwell.

Gladwell, Malcolm. (Author). Gladwell, Malcolm. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781607880196 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (10 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Sound Library, 2009.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Malcolm Gladwell.
Summary, etc.: Over the past decade, Malcolm Gladwell has become the most gifted and influential journalist in America. In The New Yorker, his writings are such must-reads that the magazine charges advertisers significantly more money for ads that run within his articles. With his #1 bestsellers, The Tipping Point, Blink and Outliers, he has reached millions of readers. And now the very best and most famous of his New Yorker pieces are collected in a brilliant and provocative anthology. Among the pieces: his investigation into why there are so many different kinds of mustard but only one kind of ketchup; a surprising assessment of what makes for a safer automobile; a look at how we hire when we can't tell who's right for the job; an examination of machine built to predict hit movies; the reasons why homelessness might be easier to solve than manage; his famous profile of inventor and entrepreneur Ron Popeil; a look at why employers love personality tests; a dissection of Ivy League admissions...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 360309 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Essays.
Genre: Electronic books.

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