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The Resource Willpower : rediscovering the greatest human strength, Roy F. Baumeister and John Tierney

Willpower : rediscovering the greatest human strength, Roy F. Baumeister and John Tierney

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Willpower : rediscovering the greatest human strength
Title
Willpower
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rediscovering the greatest human strength
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Roy F. Baumeister and John Tierney
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Language
eng
Summary
Draws on a landmark study linking willpower to glucose levels, identifying the pivotal roles of healthy eating and sleeping in achieving personal goals while outlining strategic recommendations for establishing self-control habits
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JTQ
Index
index present
LC call number
BF632
LC item number
.B292 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Willpower : rediscovering the greatest human strength, Roy F. Baumeister and John Tierney
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-278) and index
Contents
Is willpower more than a metaphor? -- Where does the power in willpower come from? -- A brief history of the to-do list, from god to Drew Carey -- Decision fatigue -- Where have all the dollars gone? The quantified self knows -- Can willpower be strengthened? (Preferably without feeling David Blaine's pain) -- Outsmarting yourself in the heart of darkness -- Did a higher power help Eric Clapton and Mary Karr stop drinking? -- Raising strong children: self-esteem versus self-control -- The perfect storm of dieting -- Conclusion: The future of willpower: more gain, less strain (as long as you don't procrastinate)
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Extent
291 p. :
Isbn
9781594203077
Lccn
2011013944
System control number
(OCoLC)748092465

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