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The Resource Mind over memes : passive listening, toxic talk, and other modern language follies, Diana Senechal

Mind over memes : passive listening, toxic talk, and other modern language follies, Diana Senechal

Label
Mind over memes : passive listening, toxic talk, and other modern language follies
Title
Mind over memes
Title remainder
passive listening, toxic talk, and other modern language follies
Statement of responsibility
Diana Senechal
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This collection of interconnected essays tackles words, concepts, and phrases that have become part of the cultural conversation--but deserve to be reexamined. Combining sharp criticism, lyricism, and play, this book argues for judicious and imaginative speech"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Senechal, Diana
Dewey number
428
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1442
LC item number
.S46 2018
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clichés
  • English language
Label
Mind over memes : passive listening, toxic talk, and other modern language follies, Diana Senechal
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Take away the takeaway : the problem with pocketable summaries -- Change, our false god : questioning the rhetoric of reform -- The ubiquitous team (not everything has to be part of one) -- Is listening passive? -- Research has shown -- just what, exactly? -- Social and unsocial justice : how different kinds of justice combine -- The toxicity of "toxic" -- The springs of creativity : how invention and creation require subject matter -- In praise of mixed mindsets : why "growth mindset" may not always be ideal -- What do we mean by "we"? -- A good misfit : how mismatches can enrich our work and life
Control code
on1030609190
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 180 pages
Isbn
9781538115169
Lccn
2018014478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781538115169
  • (OCoLC)1030609190
Label
Mind over memes : passive listening, toxic talk, and other modern language follies, Diana Senechal
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Take away the takeaway : the problem with pocketable summaries -- Change, our false god : questioning the rhetoric of reform -- The ubiquitous team (not everything has to be part of one) -- Is listening passive? -- Research has shown -- just what, exactly? -- Social and unsocial justice : how different kinds of justice combine -- The toxicity of "toxic" -- The springs of creativity : how invention and creation require subject matter -- In praise of mixed mindsets : why "growth mindset" may not always be ideal -- What do we mean by "we"? -- A good misfit : how mismatches can enrich our work and life
Control code
on1030609190
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 180 pages
Isbn
9781538115169
Lccn
2018014478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781538115169
  • (OCoLC)1030609190

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