Additional actions:

Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking / Susan Cain
Nonfiction Nonfiction | Crown Pub. | c2012 | 1st ed.
Available at Adult Nonfiction (Call number: 155.232 C) plus 4 more
close
see all

Items

Location Call No. Volume Status Note
Adult Nonfiction 155.232 C CHECK SHELF
Adult Nonfiction 155.232 C CHECK SHELF
Adult Nonfiction 155.232 C CHECK SHELF
Adult Display Self-Help - Second Floor 155.232 C PBK CHECK SHELF
Bookmobile-Adult New Nonfiction 155.232 C CHECK SHELF
only show available only show available only show available only show available
see all

Items

Location Call No. Volume Status Note
Adult Nonfiction 155.232 C DUE 06-16-15
Adult Nonfiction 155.232 C DUE 05-31-15
Adult Nonfiction 155.232 C DUE 06-14-15
Adult Nonfiction 155.232 C CHECK SHELF
Adult Nonfiction 155.232 C CHECK SHELF
Adult Nonfiction 155.232 C CHECK SHELF
Adult Nonfiction 155.232 C DUE 05-28-15
Adult Nonfiction 155.232 C DUE 06-08-15
Adult Nonfiction 155.232 C DUE 06-07-15
Adult Spinner-Oversize PAPERBACK C DUE 06-03-15
Adult Display Self-Help - Second Floor 155.232 C PBK CHECK SHELF
Bookmobile-Adult New Nonfiction 155.232 C CHECK SHELF

Details

Imprint
New York : Crown Pub., c2012.
Edition
1st ed.
Descript
x, 333 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-323) and index.
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.
Contents
The north and south of temperament -- The extrovert ideal. 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 -- Your biology, your self? 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 cash and Warren Buffett prosper? : how introverts and extroverts think (and process dopamine) differently -- Do all cultures have an extrovert ideal? Soft power : Asian-Americans and the extrovert ideal -- How to love, how to work. 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 -- Wonderland -- A note on the words Introvert and Extrovert.
Subject
ISBN
9780307352149
9780307452207
0307352145
9780307352156 (pbk.)
NoveList Results
-
Other Sources
View in classic catalog View in classic catalog View MARC display View MARC display
Back to top