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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

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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
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eng
Summary
In David and Goliath, Malcolm Gladwell challenges 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 mediocre 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 ago. From there, David and Goliath examines Northern Ireland's Troubles, the minds of cancer researchers and civil rights leaders, murder and the high costs of revenge, and the dynamics of successful and unsuccessful classrooms---all to demonstrate how much of what is beautiful and important in the world arises from what looks like suffering and adversity
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155.2/4
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other
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Read by the author
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Label
David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants, Malcolm Gladwell
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http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=F5076B09-3634-4D06-8432-0FA3207BE5EE
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 sound file (07 hr., 32 sec.))
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online
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9781478980469
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F5076B09-3634-4D06-8432-0FA3207BE5EE
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Label
David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants, Malcolm Gladwell
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=F5076B09-3634-4D06-8432-0FA3207BE5EE
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn857792248
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (07 hr., 32 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781478980469
Isbn Type
(electronic audio bk.)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
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digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
F5076B09-3634-4D06-8432-0FA3207BE5EE
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(OCoLC)857792248
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not applicable
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