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Title Outliers : the story of success / Malcolm Gladwell.
Publication Info. New York : Back Bay Books, 2011.
Edition 1st Back Bay pbk. ed.

Location Call No. Status Notes
 Law Library  BF 637 .S8 G533 2011    DUE 08-05-18 BILLED
Description 309, 10, 12 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Note Originally published: New York : Little, Brown, 2008.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-296) and index.
Note Includes discussion questions.
Summary Identifies the qualities of successful people, maintaining that culture, family, and idiosyncratic factors can have a decisive impact on shaping high achievers,
Contents Introduction: The Roseto mystery -- Opportunity. The Matthew effect (Matthew 25:29) -- The 10,000 hour rule -- The trouble with geniuses -- The three lessons of Joe Flom -- Legacy. Harlan, Kentucky -- The ethnic theory of plane crashes -- Rice paddies and math tests -- Marita's bargain -- A Jamaican story.
Subject Successful people.
Social Environment.
Famous Persons.
Standard No. 728687215
ISBN 9780316017930 (pbk.)
0316017930 (pbk.)
OCLC # 548634233
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