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Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can't stop speaking
Cain, Susan
Adult Nonfiction 155.232 C 2012b

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ContentsPage
Author's Notep. 13
Introduction: The North and South of Temperamentp. 15
Part 1 - The Extrovert Ideal
1 - The Rise of the "Mighty Likeable Fellow": How Extroversion Became the Cultural Idealp. 43
2 - The Myth of Charismatic Leadership: The Culture of Personality, a Hundred Years Laterp. 67
3 - When Collaboration Kills Creativity: The Rise of the New Groupthink and the Power of Working Alonep. 128
Part 2 - Your Biology, Your Self?
4 - Is Temperament Destiny?: Nature, Nurture, and the Orchid Hypothesisp. 171
5 - Beyond Temperament: The Role of Free Will (and the Secret of Public Speaking for Introverts)p. 200
6 - "Franklin was a Politician, But Eleanor Spoke Out of Conscience": Why Cool is Overratedp. 225
7 - Why Did Wall Street Crash and Warren Buffett Prosper?: How Introverts and Extroverts Think (and Process Dopamine) Differentlyp. 266
Part 3 - Do All Cultures Have an Extrovert Ideal?
8 - Soft Power: Asian-Americans and the Extrovert Idealp. 307
Part 4 - How to Love, How to Work
9 - When Should You Act More Extroverted Than You Really Are?p. 347
10 - The Communication Gap: How to Talk to Members of the Opposite Typep. 379
11 - On Cobblers and Generals: How to Cultivate Quiet Kids in a World That Can't Hear Themp. 408
Conclusion: Wonderlandp. 447
A Note on the Dedicationp. 452
A Note on the Words Introvert and Extrovertp. 455
Acknowledgmentsp. 459
Notesp. 465


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