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Who are you, really? : the surprising puzzle of personality / Brian R. Little.

Little, Brian R., (author.).

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  • 2 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Benton Co PL - Fowler 155 LIT (Text) 34044000925881 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 155.2 LITTLE (Text) 9781501119965S On Order On order -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main ON-ORDER 1/NON-FIC (Text) NCSTL9781501119965 On Order On order -
Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 155.2 LITTLE (Text) 30403002260313 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 155 LIT (Text) 30032010703921 NEW ADULT Checked out 11/22/2017
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 155.2 LITTLE (Text) 33946003254914 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 12/01/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 1501119966
  • ISBN: 9781501119965
  • Physical Description: 105 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm.
  • Edition: First TED Books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 98-105).
Formatted Contents Note: Scanning your personality: the big picture -- Personal projects: the doings of personality -- Personal contexts: the social ecology of project pursuit -- The myth of authenticity: the challenge of being oneself -- Well-doing: the sustainable pursuit of core projects.
Summary, etc.: "Traditionally, scientists have emphasized what they call the first and second natures of personality--genes and culture, respectively. But today the field of personality science has moved well beyond the nature vs. nurture debate. In Who Are You, Really? Dr. Brian Little presents a distinctive view of how personality shapes our lives--and why this matters. Little makes the case for a third nature to the human condition--the pursuit of personal projects, idealistic dreams, and creative ventures that shape both people's lives and their personalities. Little uncovers what personality science has been discovering about the role of personal projects, revealing how this new concept can help people better understand themselves and shape their lives" -- provided by publisher.
Subject: Mental health.
Personality.
Self-perception.
Emotions.
Genre: Self-help publications.

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