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Psychologist Daniel Goleman was born on March 7, 1946 in Stockton, California. He earned a Ph.D. from Harvard. Goleman wrote his first book, "The Meditative Mind" after studying ancient psychology systems and meditation practices in India and Sri Lanka. Goleman wrote about psychology and related visa mer fields for the New York Times for 12 years beginning in 1984. In 1993 he co-founded the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning. He is also a co-chairman of The Consortium for Research on Emotional Intelligence in Organizations and a member of the Mind and Life Institute's board of directors. Goleman has written several popular books, including "Emotional Intelligence," "Social Intelligence," "Ecological Intelligence" and "Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence." He received a Career Achievement award for journalism from the American Psychological Association and was elected a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science to recognize his efforts to communicate the behavioral sciences to the public. (Bowker Author Biography) visa färre

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Primal Leadership: Realizing the Power of Emotional Intelligence (2002) — Författare — 1,316 exemplar
The Creative Spirit (1992) 283 exemplar
Transparency- How Leaders Create a Culture of Candor (2008) — Författare — 84 exemplar
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The Essential Psychotherapies (1982) 24 exemplar
Consciousness: Readings (1979) 20 exemplar
Como Ser Un Lider (2015) 10 exemplar
The Pleasures of Psychology (1986) 8 exemplar
Coach and Mentor: A Primer (2017) 4 exemplar
Yeni Liderler (2002) 3 exemplar
Mundo em Harmonia (2001) 2 exemplar
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Autoconsciência - eBook (2019) 2 exemplar
Concentração - eBook (2019) 2 exemplar
Atenção Plena - eBook (2019) 2 exemplar
Empatia - eBook (2019) 2 exemplar
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Psychology Updates (1991) 2 exemplar
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Rest & Relax [DVD] 1 exemplar
Introductory Psychology (1982) 1 exemplar
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In a Man's World (1985) — Förord — 15 exemplar
Harvard Business Review: December 2013 (Focused Leaders) (2013) — Bidragsgivare — 2 exemplar

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I don't usually find myself buying or reading books labeled "Self-Help." Not that I don't like myself, or consider myself unworthy of help--or beyond the realm of needing help--but I find the books labeled and marketed this way to be largely vapid and boring.

This was not the case with Daniel Goleman's Emotional Intelligence. This is a thoughtful, sober, and careful analysis of specific issues related to character formation and the steady slide of young people in society into a situation of being incapable of articulating, let alone controlling, their passions--as they would have been called in the 18th century--and directing their attentions and efforts in pursuits likely to lead to productive, healthy, and contented lives. What could be more urgent and important?

The book details interesting scientific discoveries, data from studies and experiments, and intelligent and non-pedantic descriptions of complex phenomenon with ease. While offering ideas for solutions, Goleman is never so obnoxious as to pretend that providing training in emotional intelligence to young people will solve all of society's ills. In an age of mass shootings, youth nihilism and despair, and generations lacking the ability to toss their phones aside and pay attention to something for more than two minutes, focusing on a way to drive home the usefulness and almost unlimited upside of character formation (which Goleman concedes is actually what he's talking about at the end) seems a tremendous imperative. While the book begins with philosophy--where the answers ultimately lay--Goleman hopes to avoid that field by keeping the majority of the book in the hard(ish) sciences.

However, if he wishes to succeed in reforming education along the conservative/classical (though thoroughly secular and traditionally liberal) lines he proposes here, he will need to get a bit more explicitly philosophical. There, I fear he will collapse into a heap of utilitarianism and collectivism and squander the good that this book hints towards and wishes to promise.
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JohnLocke84 | 80 andra recensioner | Jan 3, 2024 |
I had been under the impression that emotional intelligence was a counter-argument to IQ, and that EQ recognized the ableism of IQ. But apparently, it was created as another tool for businesses to use in determining the best hire.

I had such high hopes, and yet here we are.
 
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