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The Art of Learning : a Journey in the Pursuit of Excellence.

Author: Josh Waitzkin
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In his riveting new book, --Searching for Bobby Fischer With a narrative that combines heart-stopping martial arts wars and tense chess face-offs with life lessons that speak to all of us, --The Art of Learning encapsulates an extraordinary competitor's life lessons in a page-turning narrative.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Waitzkin, Josh.
Art of Learning : A Journey in the Pursuit of Excellence.
New York : Free Press, ©2008
Named Person: Josh Waitzkin; Josh Waitzkin
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Josh Waitzkin
ISBN: 9781416538868 1416538860
OCLC Number: 1000454043
Notes: About the AuthorCopyright.
Description: 1 online resource (150 pages)
Contents: Dedication; Introduction; I: The Foundation; 1. Innocent Moves; 2. Losing to Win; 3. Two Approaches to Learning; 4. Loving the Game; 5. The Soft Zone; 6. The Downward Spiral; 7. Changing Voice; 8. Breaking Stallions; II: My Second Art; 9. Beginner's Mind; 10. Investment in Loss; 11. Making Smaller Circles; 12. Using Adversity; 13. Slowing Down Time; 14. The Illusion of the Mystical; III: Bringing It All Together; 15. The Power of Presence; 16. Searching for the Zone; 17. Building Your Trigger; 18. Making Sandals; 19. Bringing It All Together; 20. Taiwan; Afterword; Acknowledgments.

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In his riveting new book, --Searching for Bobby Fischer With a narrative that combines heart-stopping martial arts wars and tense chess face-offs with life lessons that speak to all of us, --The Art of Learning encapsulates an extraordinary competitor's life lessons in a page-turning narrative.

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