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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

Label
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
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Uncovers the hidden rules that shape the balance between the weak and the mighty and the powerful and the dispossessed
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
155.2/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF503
LC item number
.G53 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants, Malcolm Gladwell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Goliath : "Am I a dog that you should come to me with sticks?" -- pt 1. The 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 -- pt. 2. The 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." -- pt. 3. The 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
ocn827257589
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 305 pages
Isbn
9780316204361
Lccn
2013032014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827257589
  • (Sirsi) a1643026
Label
David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants, Malcolm Gladwell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Goliath : "Am I a dog that you should come to me with sticks?" -- pt 1. The 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 -- pt. 2. The 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." -- pt. 3. The 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
ocn827257589
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 305 pages
Isbn
9780316204361
Lccn
2013032014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827257589
  • (Sirsi) a1643026

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