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Outliers: The Story of Success - Malcolm Gladwell (Used)

Outliers: The Story of Success - Malcolm Gladwell (Used)

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In this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful. He asks the question: what makes high-achievers different?

His answer is that we pay too much attention to what successful people are like, and too little attention to where they are from: that is, their culture, their family, their generation, and the idiosyncratic experiences of their upbringing. Along the way he explains the secrets of software billionaires, what it takes to be a great soccer player, why Asians are good at math, and what made the Beatles the greatest rock band.

This is a used copy in good condition with some scuffing and discoloration on the dust jacket.

By Malcolm Gladwell. Hardcover. 309 pages. Published by Little, Brown & Company, 2008.