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grit

Ted Pearson

grit

by Ted Pearson

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Published by Trike in San Francisco .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTed Pearson.
ContributionsOppen, George, dedicatee.
The Physical Object
Pagination[23] p. ;
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22480556M
ISBN 100917588010
OCLC/WorldCa3546146

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Duckworth's first book, Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, was released in May It stayed on The New York Times bestseller list for 21 weeks. A review of the book in The New York Times called Duckworth "the psychologist who has made 'grit' the reigning buzzword in education-policy circles." GritAlma mater: Harvard College, University of . Grit | In this instant New York Times bestseller, pioneering psychologist Angela Duckworth shows anyone striving to succeed--be it parents, students, educators, athletes, or business people--that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a special blend of passion and persistence she calls "grit." Drawing on her own powerful story as the daughter of a scientist who Brand: Scribner Book Company.

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She is an American academic, Psychologist and popular science author, She is Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, where she studies grit and self-control. Angela Duckworth is the world’s leading expert on “grit,” the much-hyped ingredient in personal success.

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