Normal view MARC view

Outliers: the story of success

Author: Gladwell, Malcolm Publisher: Little, Brown 2008Language: EnglishDescription: 309 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780141036243Type of document: BookNote: Doriot: for 2017-2018 courses Bibliography/Index: Includes index
Tags: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Book Asia Campus
Main Collection
Print BF637 .S8 G53 2008
(Browse shelf)
900232906
Available 900232906
Book Europe Campus
Main Collection
Print BF637 .S8 G53 2008
(Browse shelf)
001280753
Available 001280753
Book Europe Campus
Main Collection
Print BF637 .S8 G53 2008
(Browse shelf)
001198062
Checked out 24/05/2022 001198062
Book Europe Campus
Main Collection
Print BF637 .S8 G53 2008
(Browse shelf)
001259339
Available 001259339
Book Middle East Campus
Textbook Collection
Print BF637 .S8 G53 2008
(Browse shelf)
500032050
Available 500032050
Total holds: 0

Doriot: for 2017-2018 courses

Includes index

Digitized

Outliers The Story of Success Contents INTRODUCTION The Roseto Mystery "These people were dying of old age. That's it." 3 PART ONE: OPPORTUNITY ONE The Matthew Effect "For unto everyone that hath shall be given, and he shall have abundance. But from him that hath not shall be taken away even that which he bath." -- Matthew 25:29 15 TWO The 10,000-Hour Rule "In Hamburg, we had to play for eight hours." 35 THREE The Trouble with Geniuses, Part 1 "Knowledge of a boy's IQ is of little help if you are faced with a formful of clever boys." 69 FOUR The Trouble with Geniuses, Part 2 "After protracted negotiations, it was agreed that Robert would be put on probation." 91 FIVE The Three Lessons of Joe Flom "Mary got a quarter." 116 PART TWO: LEGACY SIX Harlan, Kentucky "Die like a man, like your brother did!" 161 SEVEN The Ethnic Theory of Plane Crashes "Captain, the weather radar has helped us a lot." 177 EIGHT Rice Paddies and Math Tests "No one who can rise before dawn three hundred sixty days a year fails to make his family rich." 224 NINE Marita's Bargain "All my friends now are from KIPP." 250 EPILOGUE A Jamaican Story "If a progeny of young colored children is brought forth, these are emancipated." 270 NOTES 287 ACKNOWLEDGMENTS 297 INDEX 301

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.
Koha 18.11 - INSEAD Catalogue
Home | Contact Us | What's Koha?