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Outliers : the story of success / Malcolm Gladwell.

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Electronic resources

Available copies

  • 13 copies at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 copy at Florence County Library.

Current holds

2 current holds with 26 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Florence - Johnsonville Branch 302 Gladwell (Text) 33172004763403 Adult Non-fiction Available -
Florence - Main Library 302 Gladwell (Text) 33172004459671 Adult Non-fiction Checked out 08/11/2014

Record details

  • ISBN: 0316017922
  • ISBN: 9780316017923 (hc)
  • ISBN: 0316036692
  • ISBN: 9780316036696 (hc)
  • Physical Description: 309 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2008.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-296) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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 -- Harlan, Kentucky -- The ethnic theory of plane crashes -- Rice paddies and math tests -- Marita's bargain -- A Jamaican story.
Summary, etc.: The best-selling author of Blink identifies the qualities of successful people, posing theories about the cultural, family, and idiosyncratic factors that shape high achievers, in a resource that covers such topics as the secrets of software billionaires, why certain cultures are associated with better academic performance, and why the Beatles earned their fame.
Subject: Successful people.
Success.
Achievement.
Social Environment.
Famous Persons.
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