The Road to Character

The Road to Character

by David Brooks

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Inspiring stories of people who have passed their way to a strong character. Each of them struggled with their imperfections, able to understand their weaknesses and get better.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9785001173472
Publisher: Mann, Ivanov and Ferber
Publication date: 05/01/2018
Sold by: Bookwire
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 370
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Дэвид Брукс — известный американский писатель, колумнист The New York Times, автор нескольких бестселлеров ("Общественное животное", Bobos in Paradise и On Paradise Drive).

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Table of Contents

Introduction Adam II xi

Chapter 1 The Shift 3

Chapter 2 The Summoned Self 16

Chapter 3 Self-Conquest 48

Chapter 4 Struggle 74

Chapter 5 Self-Mastery 105

Chapter 6 Dignity 130

Chapter 7 Love 153

Chapter 8 Ordered Love 186

Chapter 9 Self-Examination 213

Chapter 10 The Big Me 240

Acknowledgments 271

Notes 275

Permission Credits 285

Index 287

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