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By Carol S. Dweck (foreword by)

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9780452297715 | Reprint edition (Plume, December 27, 2011), cover price $16.00 | also contains Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals, Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals
9780205078059, titled "Computer Programming in the Basic Language" | Reissue edition (Allyn & Bacon, October 1, 1982), cover price $26.35 | also contains Computer Programming in the Basic Language, Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals, Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals

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9781441769404 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 23, 2010), cover price $29.95

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By Carol S. Dweck (foreword by)

Paperback:

9780452297715 | Reprint edition (Plume, December 27, 2011), cover price $16.00 | also contains Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals, Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals
9780205078059, titled "Computer Programming in the Basic Language" | Reissue edition (Allyn & Bacon, October 1, 1982), cover price $26.35 | also contains Computer Programming in the Basic Language, Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals, Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals

CD/Spoken Word:

9781441769411 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 23, 2010), cover price $29.95
9781441769398 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 23, 2010), cover price $90.00

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Read Heidi Grant Halvorson's blogs and other content on the Penguin Community. Just in time for New Year's resolutions, learn how to reach your goals-finally-by overcoming the many hurdles that have defeated you before. Most of us have no idea why we fail to reach our goals. Now Dr. Heidi Grant Halvorson, a rising star in the field of social psychology shows us how to overcome the hurdles that have defeated us before. Dr. Grant Halvorson offers insights-many surprising-that readers can use immediately, including how to: • Set a goal so that you will persist even in the face of adversity • Build willpower, which can be strengthened like a muscle • Avoid the kind of positive thinking that makes people fail The strategies outlined in this book will not only help everyone reach their own goals but will also prove invaluable to parents, teachers, coaches, and employers. Dr. Grant Halvorson shows readers a new approach to problem solving that will change the way they approach their entire lives. Watch a Video
By Carol S. Dweck (foreword by)

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9781594630736 | Hudson st Pr, December 23, 2010, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Read Heidi Grant Halvorson's blogs and other content on the Penguin Community.

Paperback:

9780452297715 | Reprint edition (Plume, December 27, 2011), cover price $16.00 | also contains Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals, Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals
9780205078059, titled "Computer Programming in the Basic Language" | Reissue edition (Allyn & Bacon, October 1, 1982), cover price $26.35 | also contains Computer Programming in the Basic Language, Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals, Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals

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Product Description: In the past two decades, an approach to the study of motivation has emerged that focuses on specific cognitive and affective mediators of behavior, in contrast to more general traits or motives. This "social-cognitive" approach grants goal-oriented motivation its own role in shaping cognition, emotion and behavior, rather than reducing goal-directed behavior to mere information processing or to an enactment of a personality type...read more
By Carol S. Dweck (editor) and Jutta Heckhausen (editor)

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9780521591768 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 1, 1998, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: In the past two decades, an approach to the study of motivation has emerged that focuses on specific cognitive and affective mediators of behavior, in contrast to more general traits or motives.

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9780521101486 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, February 19, 2009), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: In the past two decades, an approach to the study of motivation has emerged that focuses on specific cognitive and affective mediators of behavior, in contrast to more general traits or motives.

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A leading expert in motivation and personality psychology explains how individuals become optimistic or pessimistic, which shapes their goals, attitude toward work and relationships, and how they raise their kids, ultimately predicting whether or not they will fulfill their potential.

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9788466621083 | Italian edition edition (Spanish Pubs Llc, March 1, 2007), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A leading expert in motivation and personality psychology explains how individuals become optimistic or pessimistic, which shapes their goals, attitude toward work and relationships, and how they raise their kids, ultimately predicting whether or not they will fulfill their potential.

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9780075617334, titled "Biology" | 6th packag edition (William C Brown Pub, September 1, 1999), cover price $93.75 | also contains Biology

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This innovative text sheds light on how people work -- why they sometimes function well and, at other times, behave in ways that are self-defeating or destructive. The author presents her groundbreaking research on adaptive and maladaptive cognitive-motivational patterns and shows:* How these patterns originate in people's self-theories* Their consequences for the person -- for achievement, social relationships, and emotional well-being* Their consequences for society, from issues of human potential to stereotyping and intergroup relations* The experiences that create them This outstanding text is a must-read for researchers in social psychology, child development, and education, and is appropriate for both graduate and senior undergraduate students in these areas. (view table of contents)

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9780863775703 | Psychology Pr, April 1, 1999, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: This innovative text sheds light on how people work -- why they sometimes function well and, at other times, behave in ways that are self-defeating or destructive.

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9781841690247 | Psychology Pr, January 1, 2000, cover price $52.95

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