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No contest : the case against competition

Author: Alfie Kohn
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author contends that competition is inherently destructive and should be replaced with cooperation.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kohn, Alfie.
No contest.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1986
(OCoLC)654957524
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alfie Kohn
ISBN: 0395393876 9780395393871 0395453941 9780395453940
OCLC Number: 13559735
Description: viii, 257 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. The "number one" obsession --
2. Is competition inevitable? --
3. Is competition more productive? --
4. Is competition more enjoyable? --
5. Does competition build character? --
6. Against each other --
7. The logic of playing dirty --
8. Women and competition --
9. Beyond competition.
Responsibility: Alfie Kohn.

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The author contends that competition is inherently destructive and should be replaced with cooperation.

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