The Resource Grit : the power of passion and perseverance, Angela Duckworth

Grit : the power of passion and perseverance, Angela Duckworth

Label
Grit : the power of passion and perseverance
Title
Grit
Title remainder
the power of passion and perseverance
Statement of responsibility
Angela Duckworth
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author proposes that focused persistence is more important than talent in enabling high achievement, drawing on her pioneering research and experiences as the daughter of a hard-to-please parent to counsel caregivers, educators, athletes, students and businesspeople on how to promote optimal performance through perseverance
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
158.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF637.S8
LC item number
D693 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Grit : the power of passion and perseverance, Angela Duckworth
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: What grit is and why it matters -- Showing up -- Distracted by talent -- Effort counts twice -- How gritty are you? -- Grit grows -- Part II: Growing grit from the inside out -- Interest -- Practice -- Purpose -- Hope -- Part III: Growing grit from the outside in -- Parenting for grit -- The playing fields of grit -- A culture of grit -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn928889169
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xv, 333 pages
Isbn
9781501111105
Lccn
2015042880
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
153.8 D858 ; XX-N ; [A15BP015, #56, 4@28.00, ES/ CSS] ; [P15BP812, #21, 4@$28.00, DLG/RT ] ; [P15BP815, #5, 5@$28.00, DLG/CD] ; [P16BP800, #14, 8@$28.00, DLG/RT ].
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 928889169
  • (OCoLC)928889169

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