Outliers

  • von Malcolm Gladwell
  • Sprecher: Malcolm Gladwell
  • 7 Std. 17 Min.
  • ungekürztes Hörbuch

Beschreibung

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.
Brilliant and entertaining, Outliers is a landmark work that will simultaneously delight and illuminate.

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Weitere Infos zum Titel

  • Erscheinungsdatum: 18.11.2008
  • Verlag: Hachette Audio