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The Resource Blink : [the power of thinking without thinking], Malcolm Gladwell, (sound recording)

Blink : [the power of thinking without thinking], Malcolm Gladwell, (sound recording)

Label
Blink : [the power of thinking without thinking]
Title
Blink
Title remainder
[the power of thinking without thinking]
Statement of responsibility
Malcolm Gladwell
Title variation
Power of thinking without thinking
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Utilizing case studies as diverse as speed dating, pop music, and the shooting of Amadou Diallo, Gladwell reveals that what we think of as decisions made in the blink of an eye are much more complicated than assumed. Drawing on cutting-edge neuroscience and psychology, he shows how the difference between good decision-making and bad has nothing to do with how much information we can process quickly, but on the few particular details on which we focus
Summary
Utilizing case studies as diverse as speed dating, pop music, and the shooting of Amadou Diallo, Gladwell reveals that what we think of as decisions made in the blink of an eye are much more complicated than assumed. Drawing on cutting-edge neuroscience and psychology, he shows how the difference between good decision-making and bad has nothing to do with how much information we can process quickly, but on the few particular details on which we focus
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
167702
Cataloging source
OCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gladwell, Malcolm
Dewey number
153.4/4
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
BF448
LC item number
.G53 2005e
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1100
Literary form
non fiction
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
Nature of contents
bibliography
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Decision making
  • Intuition
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the power of thinking without thinking
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Blink : [the power of thinking without thinking], Malcolm Gladwell, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
  • Subtitle taken from container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
The statue that didn't look right -- The theory of thin-slicing -- The locked door -- The Warren Harding error -- Paul Van Riper's big victory : creating structure for spontaneity -- Kenna's dilemma : the right-and wrong-way to ask people what they want -- Seven seconds in the Bronx : the delicate art of mind-reading -- Conclusion: listening with your eyes : the lessons of blink
Control code
ocm57362053
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged
Extent
7 sound discs (8 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781586217198
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 2-42761
  • CB207
  • CB207
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)57362053
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Blink : [the power of thinking without thinking], Malcolm Gladwell, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
  • Subtitle taken from container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
The statue that didn't look right -- The theory of thin-slicing -- The locked door -- The Warren Harding error -- Paul Van Riper's big victory : creating structure for spontaneity -- Kenna's dilemma : the right-and wrong-way to ask people what they want -- Seven seconds in the Bronx : the delicate art of mind-reading -- Conclusion: listening with your eyes : the lessons of blink
Control code
ocm57362053
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged
Extent
7 sound discs (8 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781586217198
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 2-42761
  • CB207
  • CB207
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)57362053
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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