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David and Goliath Malcolm Gladwell

 

David and Goliath Malcolm Gladwell


David and Goliath Malcolm Gladwell
epub | 941.79 KB | English | Isbn:B00FOQRNLE | Author: Malcolm Gladwell | PAge: 332 | Year: 2013



Description:

Malcolm Gladwell, the #1 bestselling author of The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, and What the Dog Saw, offers his most provocative-and dazzling-book yet.

Three thousand years ago on a battlefield in ancient Palestine , a shepherd boy felled a mighty warrior with nothing more than a pebble and a sling-and ever since then the names of David and Goliath have stood for battles between underdogs and giants. David's victory was improbable and miraculous. He shouldn't have won.

Or should he?

In David and Goliath, Malcolm Gladwellchallenges how we think about obstacles and disadvantages-offering a new interpretation of what it means to be discriminated against, or cope with a disability, or lose a parent, or attend a medie school, or suffer from any number of other apparent setbacks.

Gladwell begins with the real story of what happened between the giant and the shepherd boy those many years...


Category:Sociology of Social Theory, Psychology of Personalities, Social Psychology & Interactions