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The Resource Choke : what the secrets of the brain reveal about getting it right when you have to, Sian Beilock

Choke : what the secrets of the brain reveal about getting it right when you have to, Sian Beilock

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Choke : what the secrets of the brain reveal about getting it right when you have to
Title
Choke
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what the secrets of the brain reveal about getting it right when you have to
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Sian Beilock
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explains the brain science behind why some people "choke" under pressure while other people "click," examining how attention and working memory guide human performance; how experience and practice, innate factors and brain development interact to create our abilities; and how these interconnected elements react to stress
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373429
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Beilock, Sian
Dewey number
153.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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True
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  • Failure (Psychology)
  • Performance
  • Success
Target audience
adult
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what the secrets of the brain reveal about getting it right when you have to
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Choke : what the secrets of the brain reveal about getting it right when you have to, Sian Beilock
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The curse of expertise -- Training success -- Less can be more: why flexing your prefrontal cortex is not always beneficial -- Brain differences between the sexes: a self-fulfilling prophecy? -- Bombing the test: why we choke under pressure in the classroom -- The choking cure -- Choking under pressure: from the green to the stage -- Fixing the cracks in sport and other fields: anti-choke techniques -- Choking in the business world
Control code
ocn464593186
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
viii, 294 p.
Isbn
9781416596172
Lccn
2010010595
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ill.
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(OCoLC)464593186
Label
Choke : what the secrets of the brain reveal about getting it right when you have to, Sian Beilock
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The curse of expertise -- Training success -- Less can be more: why flexing your prefrontal cortex is not always beneficial -- Brain differences between the sexes: a self-fulfilling prophecy? -- Bombing the test: why we choke under pressure in the classroom -- The choking cure -- Choking under pressure: from the green to the stage -- Fixing the cracks in sport and other fields: anti-choke techniques -- Choking in the business world
Control code
ocn464593186
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
viii, 294 p.
Isbn
9781416596172
Lccn
2010010595
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)464593186

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