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The Resource David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants, Malcolm Gladwell

David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants, Malcolm Gladwell

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David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants
Title
David and Goliath
Title remainder
underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants
Statement of responsibility
Malcolm Gladwell
Title variation
David & Goliath
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gladwell discusses the hidden rules that shape the balance between the weak and the mighty and the powerful and the dispossessed
Summary
Uncovers the hidden rules that shape the balance between the weak and the mighty and the powerful and the dispossessed
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2013.
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10220657
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
155.2/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
BF503
LC item number
.G53 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants
Label
David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants, Malcolm Gladwell
Instantiates
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-296) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction. Goliath : "Am I a dog that you should come to me with sticks?"
  • Advantages of disadvantages (and the disadvantages of advantages). Vivek Ranadivé : "It was really random. I mean, my father had never played basketball before." ; Teresa DeBrito : "My largest class was twenty-nine kids. Oh, it was fun." ; Caroline Sacks : "If I'd gone to the University of Maryland, I'd still be in science."
  • Theory of desirable difficulty. David Boies : You wouldn't wish dyslexia on your child. Or would you? ; Emil "Jay" Freireich : "How Jay did it, I don't know." ; Wyatt Walker : "De rabbit is de slickest o' all de animals de Lawd ever made."
  • Limits of power. Rosemary Lawlor : "I wasn't borN that way. This was forced upon me." ; Wilma Derksen : "We have all done something dreadful in our lives, or have felt the urge to." ; André Trocmé : "We feel obliged to tell you that there are among us a certain number of Jews."
Control code
20060190
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 305 pages
Isbn
9780316204361
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013941807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, charts, photographs
Label
David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants, Malcolm Gladwell
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-296) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction. Goliath : "Am I a dog that you should come to me with sticks?"
  • Advantages of disadvantages (and the disadvantages of advantages). Vivek Ranadivé : "It was really random. I mean, my father had never played basketball before." ; Teresa DeBrito : "My largest class was twenty-nine kids. Oh, it was fun." ; Caroline Sacks : "If I'd gone to the University of Maryland, I'd still be in science."
  • Theory of desirable difficulty. David Boies : You wouldn't wish dyslexia on your child. Or would you? ; Emil "Jay" Freireich : "How Jay did it, I don't know." ; Wyatt Walker : "De rabbit is de slickest o' all de animals de Lawd ever made."
  • Limits of power. Rosemary Lawlor : "I wasn't borN that way. This was forced upon me." ; Wilma Derksen : "We have all done something dreadful in our lives, or have felt the urge to." ; André Trocmé : "We feel obliged to tell you that there are among us a certain number of Jews."
Control code
20060190
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 305 pages
Isbn
9780316204361
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013941807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, charts, photographs

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