Sarah Lewis The Rise

ISBN 13: 9780007584710

The Rise

 
9780007584710: The Rise
Ver todas las copias de esta edición ISBN.
 
 
Críticas:

‘Sarah Lewis has assembled a rich trove of reflections not just on creativity but on the too-often ignored role that failure and surrender play in almost any ambitious undertaking. That counter-intuitive point of attack makes ‘The Rise’ a welcome departure from standard accounts of artistry and innovation’ Lewis Hyde, author of ‘The Gift’

Reseña del editor:

An inspiring book about what it means to be human as we struggle for mastery in our various spheres.

It’s one of the enduring enigmas of the human experience: many of our most iconic, creative endeavours – from recent Nobel Prize-winning discoveries to entrepreneurial invention, and classic works in the arts – are not achievements, but conversions, corrections after a failed past attempt.

The Rise – part investigation into a psychological mystery, part argument about creativity and art, and part soulful celebration of the determination and courage of the human spirit – makes the case that many of the world’s greatest achievements have come from understanding the central importance of this mystery for working and living at the height of our capacity.

Written over four years, this exquisite biography of an idea is about the improbable foundations of creative human endeavours. The Rise begins with narratives about figures that range from choreographers, painters, inventors, explorers, and entrepreneurs; Frederick Douglass, Samuel F. B. Morse, Diane Arbus, and J.K. Rowling, for example, feature alongside choreographer Paul Taylor, Nobel Prize-winning physicists Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov, and Arctic explorer Ben Saunders.

Each chapter focuses on the inestimable value of often ignored ideas – the power of surrender for fortitude, the criticality of play for innovation, and the propulsion of the “near win” on the road to mastery, the importance of grit and creative practice. While it is not a how-to book, it contains important lessons for pedagogy and parenting, for innovation and discovery, and for self-direction and creativity.

The Rise is an inspiring book about what it means to be human as we struggle for mastery in our various spheres.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Comprar nuevo Ver libro

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America

Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Añadir al carrito

Otras ediciones populares con el mismo título

9781451629248: The Rise: Creativity, the Gift of Failure, and the Search for Mastery

Edición Destacada

ISBN 10:  1451629249 ISBN 13:  9781451629248
Editorial: Simon & Schuster, 2015
Tapa blanda

9781451629231: The Rise: Creativity, the Gift of Failure, and the Search for Mastery

Simon ..., 2014
Tapa dura

9780007445424: The Rise

Willia..., 2014
Tapa dura

9780007546015: The Rise

Willia..., 2014
Tapa blanda

9780007565160: The Rise

Willia..., 2014
Tapa blanda

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Sarah Lewis
Publicado por HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom (2015)
ISBN 10: 0007584717 ISBN 13: 9780007584710
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom, 2015. Paperback. Condición: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. An inspiring book about what it means to be human as we struggle for mastery in our various spheres.It s one of the enduring enigmas of the human experience: many of our most iconic, creative endeavours - from recent Nobel Prize-winning discoveries to entrepreneurial invention, and classic works in the arts - are not achievements, but conversions, corrections after a failed past attempt.The Rise - part investigation into a psychological mystery, part argument about creativity and art, and part soulful celebration of the determination and courage of the human spirit - makes the case that many of the world s greatest achievements have come from understanding the central importance of this mystery for working and living at the height of our capacity.Written over four years, this exquisite biography of an idea is about the improbable foundations of creative human endeavours. The Rise begins with narratives about figures that range from choreographers, painters, inventors, explorers, and entrepreneurs; Frederick Douglass, Samuel F. B. Morse, Diane Arbus, and J.K. Rowling, for example, feature alongside choreographer Paul Taylor, Nobel Prize-winning physicists Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov, and Arctic explorer Ben Saunders.Each chapter focuses on the inestimable value of often ignored ideas - the power of surrender for fortitude, the criticality of play for innovation, and the propulsion of the near win on the road to mastery, the importance of grit and creative practice. While it is not a how-to book, it contains important lessons for pedagogy and parenting, for innovation and discovery, and for self-direction and creativity.The Rise is an inspiring book about what it means to be human as we struggle for mastery in our various spheres. Nº de ref. del artículo: AA89780007584710

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,10
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Lewis, Sarah
Publicado por William Collins (2015)
ISBN 10: 0007584717 ISBN 13: 9780007584710
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
The Monster Bookshop
(Fleckney, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción William Collins, 2015. Paperback. Condición: New. BRAND NEW ** SUPER FAST SHIPPING FROM UK WAREHOUSE ** 30 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE. Nº de ref. del artículo: mon0001477344

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,71
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,26
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Sarah Lewis
Publicado por HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom (2015)
ISBN 10: 0007584717 ISBN 13: 9780007584710
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 10
Librería
Book Depository International
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom, 2015. Paperback. Condición: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. An inspiring book about what it means to be human as we struggle for mastery in our various spheres.It s one of the enduring enigmas of the human experience: many of our most iconic, creative endeavours - from recent Nobel Prize-winning discoveries to entrepreneurial invention, and classic works in the arts - are not achievements, but conversions, corrections after a failed past attempt.The Rise - part investigation into a psychological mystery, part argument about creativity and art, and part soulful celebration of the determination and courage of the human spirit - makes the case that many of the world s greatest achievements have come from understanding the central importance of this mystery for working and living at the height of our capacity.Written over four years, this exquisite biography of an idea is about the improbable foundations of creative human endeavours. The Rise begins with narratives about figures that range from choreographers, painters, inventors, explorers, and entrepreneurs; Frederick Douglass, Samuel F. B. Morse, Diane Arbus, and J.K. Rowling, for example, feature alongside choreographer Paul Taylor, Nobel Prize-winning physicists Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov, and Arctic explorer Ben Saunders.Each chapter focuses on the inestimable value of often ignored ideas - the power of surrender for fortitude, the criticality of play for innovation, and the propulsion of the near win on the road to mastery, the importance of grit and creative practice. While it is not a how-to book, it contains important lessons for pedagogy and parenting, for innovation and discovery, and for self-direction and creativity.The Rise is an inspiring book about what it means to be human as we struggle for mastery in our various spheres. Nº de ref. del artículo: AA89780007584710

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,43
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Sarah Lewis
Publicado por Harper Collins (2015)
ISBN 10: 0007584717 ISBN 13: 9780007584710
Nuevo Tapa blanda Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Harper Collins, 2015. Condición: New. Nº de ref. del artículo: GH9780007584710

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,01
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,99
De Alemania a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Lewis, Sarah
Publicado por William Collins (2015)
ISBN 10: 0007584717 ISBN 13: 9780007584710
Nuevo Tapa blanda Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción William Collins, 2015. Condición: New. An inspiring book about what it means to be human as we struggle for mastery in our various spheres. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: JFCX; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 19. Weight in Grams: 196. . 2015. Paperback. . . . . . Nº de ref. del artículo: V9780007584710

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,12
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Irlanda a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Lewis, Sarah
Publicado por William Collins
ISBN 10: 0007584717 ISBN 13: 9780007584710
Nuevo Tapa blanda Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción William Collins. Condición: New. An inspiring book about what it means to be human as we struggle for mastery in our various spheres. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: JFCX; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 19. Weight in Grams: 196. . 2015. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Nº de ref. del artículo: V9780007584710

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,75
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Sarah Lewis
Publicado por HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN 10: 0007584717 ISBN 13: 9780007584710
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: > 20
Librería
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción HarperCollins Publishers. Paperback. Condición: New. New copy - Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Nº de ref. del artículo: B9780007584710

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 4,95
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 7,90
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Sarah Lewis
Publicado por William Collins (2015)
ISBN 10: 0007584717 ISBN 13: 9780007584710
Nuevo Tapa blanda Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción William Collins, 2015. Condición: New. book. Nº de ref. del artículo: ria9780007584710_rkm

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,11
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,40
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Sarah Lewis
ISBN 10: 0007584717 ISBN 13: 9780007584710
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Speedy Hen LLC
(Sunrise, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Condición: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST0007584717. Nº de ref. del artículo: ST0007584717

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 13,84
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Sarah Lewis
ISBN 10: 0007584717 ISBN 13: 9780007584710
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2015. Paperback. Condición: New. Paperback. An inspiring book about what it means to be human as we struggle for mastery in our various spheres. It's one of the enduring enigmas of the human experience: many of our most iconic, cre.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 272 pages. 0.198. Nº de ref. del artículo: 9780007584710

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 14,13
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda