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Emotional intelligence

Author: Daniel Goleman
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Is IQ destiny? Not nearly as much as we think. Daniel Goleman's fascinating and persuasive book argues that our view of human intelligence is far too narrow, ignoring a crucial range of abilities that matter immensely in terms of how we do in life. Drawing on groundbreaking brain and behavioral research, Goleman shows the factors at work when people of high IQ flounder and those of modest IQ do surprisingly well.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Goleman, Daniel.
Emotional intelligence.
New York : Bantam Books, 1995
(OCoLC)603817343
Online version:
Goleman, Daniel.
Emotional intelligence.
New York : Bantam Books, 1995
(OCoLC)609209490
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Goleman
ISBN: 055309503X 9780553095036 0553375067 9780553375060 9780553804911 055380491X
OCLC Number: 32430189
Description: xiv, 352 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. What Are Emotions For? --
2. Anatomy of an Emotional Hijacking --
3. When Smart Is Dumb --
4. Know Thyself --
5. Passion's Slaves --
6. The Master Aptitude --
7. The Roots of Empathy --
8. The Social Arts --
9. Intimate Enemies --
10. Managing with Heart --
11. Mind and Medicine --
12. The Family Crucible --
13. Trauma and Emotional Relearning --
14. Temperament Is Not Destiny --
15. The Cost of Emotional Illiteracy --
16. Schooling the Emotions --
Appendix A: What Is Emotion? --
Appendix B: Hallmarks of the Emotional Mind --
Appendix C: The Neural Circuitry of Fear --
Appendix D: W.T. Grant Consortium: Active Ingredients of Prevention Curriculum --
Appendix E: The Self Science Curriculum --
Appendix F: Social and Emotional Learning: Results.
Responsibility: Daniel Goleman.

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