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Mindset : The New Psychology of Success

Mindset : The New Psychology of Success - 06 edition

ISBN13: 978-0345472328

Cover of Mindset : The New Psychology of Success 06 (ISBN 978-0345472328)
ISBN13: 978-0345472328
ISBN10: 0345472322
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 06
Publisher: Ballantine Books, Inc.
Published: 2006
International: No

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Mindset : The New Psychology of Success - 06 edition

ISBN13: 978-0345472328

Carol Dweck

ISBN13: 978-0345472328
ISBN10: 0345472322
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 06
Publisher: Ballantine Books, Inc.

Published: 2006
International: No

Table of Contents

ntroduction ix The Mindsets 3 Why Do People Differ? 4 What Does All This Mean for You? The Two Mindsets 6 A View from the Two Mindsets 7 So, What's New? 9 Self-Insight: Who Has Accurate Views of Their Assets and Limitations? 11 What's in Store 11 Inside the Mindsets 15 Is Success About Learning-Or Proving You're Smart? 16 Mindsets Change the Meaning of Failure 32 Mindsets Change the Meaning of Effort 39 Questions and Answers 45 The Truth About Ability and Accomplishment 55 Mindset and School Achievement 57 Is Artistic Ability a Gift? 67 The Danger of Praise and Positive Labels 71 Negative Labels and How They Work 74 Sports: The Mindset of a Champion 82 The Idea of the Natural 83 ''Character'' 91 What Is Success? 98 What Is Failure? 99 Taking Charge of Success 101 What Does It Mean to Be a Star? 103 Hearing the Mindsets 105 Business: Mindset and Leadership 108 Enron and the Talent Mindset 108 Organizations That Grow 109 A Study of Mindset and Management Decisions 111 Leadership and the Fixed Mindset 112 Fixed-Mindset Leaders in Action 114 Growth-Mindset Leaders in Action 124 A Study of Group Processes 133 Groupthink Versus We Think 134 The Praised Generation Hits the Workforce 136 Are Negotiators Born or Made? 137 Corporate Training: Are Managers Born or Made? 139 Are Leaders Born or Made? 141 Relationships: Mindsets in Love (Or Not) 144 Relationships Are Different 147 Mindsets Falling in Love 148 The Partner as Enemy 157 Competition: Who's the Greatest? 158 Developing in Relationships 159 Friendship 160 Shyness 163 Bullies and Victims: Revenge Revisited 163 Parents, Teachers, and Coaches: Where Do Mindsets Come From? 173 Parents (and Teachers): Messages About Success and Failure 174 Teachers (and Parents): What Makes a Great Teacher (or Parent)? 193 Coaches: Winning Through Mindset 202 Our Legacy 211 Changing Mindsets 213 The Nature of Change 213 The Mindset Lectures 216 A Mindset Workshop 218 Brainology 221 More About Change 224 Taking the First Step 226 People Who Don't Want to Change 230 Changing Your Child's Mindset 234 Mindset and Willpower 239 Maintaining Change 242 The Road Ahead 246 Notes 247 Recommended Books 267 Index 269