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  • ISBN: 9780345472328 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0345472322 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: print
    x, 277 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2006.

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Subject: Belief and doubt
Success Psychological aspects

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Mindset : The New Psychology of Success
Mindset : The New Psychology of Success
by Dweck, Carol S.
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Mindset : The New Psychology of Success

SectionSection DescriptionPage Number
Introductionp. ix
1The Mindsetsp. 3
    Why Do People Differ?p. 4
    What Does All This Mean for You? The Two Mindsetsp. 6
    A View from the Two Mindsetsp. 7
    So, What's New?p. 9
    Self-Insight: Who Has Accurate Views of Their Assets and Limitations?p. 11
    What's in Storep. 11
2Inside the Mindsetsp. 15
    Is Success About Learning-Or Proving You're Smart?p. 16
    Mindsets Change the Meaning of Failurep. 32
    Mindsets Change the Meaning of Effortp. 39
    Questions and Answersp. 45
3The Truth About Ability and Accomplishmentp. 55
    Mindset and School Achievementp. 57
    Is Artistic Ability a Gift?p. 67
    The Danger of Praise and Positive Labelsp. 71
    Negative Labels and How They Workp. 74
4Sports: The Mindset of a Championp. 82
    The Idea of the Naturalp. 83
    "Character"p. 91
    What Is Success?p. 98
    What Is Failure?p. 99
    Taking Charge of Successp. 101
    What Does It Mean to Be a Star?p. 103
    Hearing the Mindsetsp. 105
5Business: Mindset and Leadershipp. 108
    Enron and the Talent Mindsetp. 108
    Organizations That Growp. 109
    A Study of Mindset and Management Decisionsp. 111
    Leadership and the Fixed Mindsetp. 112
    Fixed-Mindset Leaders in Actionp. 114
    Growth-Mindset Leaders in Actionp. 124
    A Study of Group Processesp. 133
    Groupthink Versus We Thinkp. 134
    The Praised Generation Hits the Workforcep. 136
    Are Negotiators Born or Made?p. 137
    Corporate Training: Are Managers Born or Made?p. 139
    Are Leaders Born or Made?p. 141
6Relationships: Mindsets in Love (Or Not)p. 144
    Relationships Are Differentp. 147
    Mindsets Falling in Lovep. 148
    The Partner as Enemyp. 157
    Competition: Who's the Greatest?p. 158
    Developing in Relationshipsp. 159
    Friendshipp. 160
    Shynessp. 163
    Bullies and Victims: Revenge Revisitedp. 163
7Parents, Teachers, and Coaches: Where Do Mindsets Come From?p. 173
    Parents (and Teachers): Messages About Success and Failurep. 174
    Teachers (and Parents): What Makes a Great Teacher (or Parent)?p. 193
    Coaches: Winning Through Mindsetp. 202
    Our Legacyp. 211
8Changing Mindsetsp. 213
    The Nature of Changep. 213
    The Mindset Lecturesp. 216
    A Mindset Workshopp. 218
    Brainologyp. 221
    More About Changep. 224
    Taking the First Stepp. 226
    People Who Don't Want to Changep. 230
    Changing Your Child's Mindsetp. 234
    Mindset and Willpowerp. 239
    Maintaining Changep. 242
    The Road Aheadp. 246
Notesp. 247
Recommended Booksp. 267
Indexp. 269
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