Mozart, Federer, Picasso, Beckham, and the Science of Success

Book - 2010 | 1st ed
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In this thoughtful, provocative book, a former Olympian persuasively demonstrates how sports offer powerful and often overlooked tools with which to explore fundamental subjects, including biology, morality, globalization, culture, gender, race, and economics.
Publisher: New York : Harper, c2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780061723759
Branch Call Number: 650.1 SYE 2010
Characteristics: 312 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Bounce


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artandcraft Jul 14, 2012

Purposeful practice is about striving for what is just out of reach and not quite making it; it is about grappling with tasks beyond current limitations and falling short again and again...Progress is built upon the foundations of necessary failure.


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