The Resource Outliers : the story of success, Malcolm Gladwell

Outliers : the story of success, Malcolm Gladwell

Label
Outliers : the story of success
Title
Outliers
Title remainder
the story of success
Statement of responsibility
Malcolm Gladwell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The best-selling author of Blink identifies the qualities of successful people, posing theories about the cultural, family, and idiosyncratic factors that shape high achievers, in a resource that covers such topics as the secrets of software billionaires, why certain cultures are associated with better academic performance, and why the Beatles earned their fame
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
302
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • BF637.S8
  • BF637.S8
LC item number
  • G533 2008
  • G533 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Outliers : the story of success, Malcolm Gladwell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [287]-296) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Roseto mystery -- The Matthew effect (Matthew 25:29) -- The 10,000 hour rule (Hamburg) -- The trouble with geniuses & IQ -- The lessons of Joe Flom -- Harlan, Kentucky -- The ethnic theory of plane crashes -- Rice paddies and math tests -- Marita's bargain (KIPP) -- A Jamaican story
Control code
225870354
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 309 pages
Isbn
9780316017923
Lccn
2008032824
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)225870354

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