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Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking / Susan Cain.

Cain, Susan. (Author).
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Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 155.2 CAIN (Text) 34706001404898 Non-Fiction 100-199 Checked out 04/17/2017
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  • ISBN: 9780307352156
  • ISBN: 0307352153
  • Physical Description: viii, 352 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st pbk. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Broadway Paperbacks, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally published: New York : Crown Publishers, c2012.
Includes a reader's guide.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [277]-323) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Target Audience Note: 1170 Lexile.
Subject: Introvertis.
Introversion.
Extraversion.
Relations humaines.
Introverts.
Interpersonal relations.

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