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Talking to strangers: what we should know about the people we don't know
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[New York] : Hachette Audio, 2019.
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8 audio discs (approximately 525 min.) : audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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Carmichael
CD 302 G543 2019
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"Why do our interactions with strangers so often go wrong? How did Fidel Castro fool the CIA for a generation? Why did Neville Chamberlain think he could trust Adolf Hitler? Why are campus sexual assaults on the rist? Do television sitcoms teach us something about the way we relate to one another that isn't true? Talking to Strangers is a classic Gladwellian intellectual adventure, a challenging and controversial excursion through history, psychology, and scandals taken straight from the news. In it, Malcolm Gladwell revisits the deceptions of Bernie Madoff, the trial of Amanda Knox, the suicide of Sylvia Plath, the Jerry Sandusky pedophilia scandal at Penn State University, and the death of Sandra Bland--throwing our understanding of these and other stories into doubt. Something is very wrong, Gladwell argues, with the tools and strategies we use to make sense of people we don't know. And because we don't know how to talk to strangers, we are inviting conflict and misunderstanding in ways that have a profound effect on our lives and our world." --book jacket (large print edition)

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ISBN:
9781549150333, 1549150332

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Read by the author.
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"Why do our interactions with strangers so often go wrong? How did Fidel Castro fool the CIA for a generation? Why did Neville Chamberlain think he could trust Adolf Hitler? Why are campus sexual assaults on the rist? Do television sitcoms teach us something about the way we relate to one another that isn't true? Talking to Strangers is a classic Gladwellian intellectual adventure, a challenging and controversial excursion through history, psychology, and scandals taken straight from the news. In it, Malcolm Gladwell revisits the deceptions of Bernie Madoff, the trial of Amanda Knox, the suicide of Sylvia Plath, the Jerry Sandusky pedophilia scandal at Penn State University, and the death of Sandra Bland--throwing our understanding of these and other stories into doubt. Something is very wrong, Gladwell argues, with the tools and strategies we use to make sense of people we don't know. And because we don't know how to talk to strangers, we are inviting conflict and misunderstanding in ways that have a profound effect on our lives and our world." --book jacket (large print edition)
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Compact discs.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Gladwell, M. (2019). Talking to strangers: what we should know about the people we don't know. [New York], Hachette Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Gladwell, Malcolm, 1963-. 2019. Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know About the People We Don't Know. [New York], Hachette Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Gladwell, Malcolm, 1963-, Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know About the People We Don't Know. [New York], Hachette Audio, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Gladwell, Malcolm. Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know About the People We Don't Know. [New York], Hachette Audio, 2019.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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