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Tipping Point How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English


  • Sociology - General,
  • Psychology,
  • Causation,
  • Contagion (Social psychology),
  • Social Psychology

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Open LibraryOL11761417M
ISBN 101417665793
ISBN 109781417665792

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An alternate cover edition exists here. The tipping point is that magic moment when an idea, trend, or social behavior crosses a threshold, tips, and spreads like wildfire.4/5. The book is quite comprehensive in terms of analysing "tipping points" that have happened, and the elements that create these "tipping points". The one downside to the book is that it doesn't quite manage to tie everything together into giving advice about how to create a "tipping point /5(K).   That said, Tipping Point is a freaking fabulous thriller. Despite not getting all of the science, I enjoyed this smart and fast read. Not only is Rosser’s novel a well-written and fun roller coaster ride but it makes you think about global warming is doing in regard to the future of our planet/5.   The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell is a book about how small actions at the right time, in the right place, and with the right people can create a "tipping point" for anything from a product to an idea to a : Ashley Crossman.

Tipping Point with Liz Wheeler There comes a moment in every nation, where the people decide WHAT their country will be WHO will write their legacy and WHICH direction they will turn towards or. That is an example of a tipping point. The place where a little difference has a big effect. Gladwell studies several cases in detail, and supplies non-obvious, but verifiable evidence of situations where a little bit of effort goes a long way. Here's a simple one that he gives near the end, in his conclusions section.   The Tipping Point: The 3 Rules of Epidemics In his book The Tipping Point, Gladwell identifies 3 “rules of epidemics” that determine whether something tips and spreads like wildfire. 10 THE TIPPING POINT. that of them either didn't give gonorrhea to anyone else or gave it to only one other person. These people he called nontransmitters. The ones causing the epidemic to grow — the ones who were infecting two and three and four and five File Size: 1MB.

In Malcolm Gladwell's book The Tipping Point, one of his four great books, he explains how ideas, products, behaviours suddenly become the way people think and do things, the items that become desirable, become the behaviours of society, spreading through a population like an epidemic/5(K).   In its own way, Malcolm Gladwell's The Tipping Point exemplifies its subtitle: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference. Gladwell, a staff writer for The New Yorker, tells the stories of seemingly minor incidents that build to matters of great consequence. The tipping point, Gladwell writes, is the moment at which an idea catches on and spreads.   Malcolm Gladwell is an English-born Canadian author. He has worked for “The New York Times” since In , he published “The Tipping Point” which became an instant success. The book was followed by four more bestsellers: “Blink” (), “Outliers” (), “What the Dog Saw: and Other Adventures” (), and “David and Goliath” (). This book, The Tipping Point, will study how ideas, products, messages, and behaviors spread throughout society. There are three aspects of the spread of ideas that the book will focus on. First, ideas are contagious, almost like a viral epidemic—people imitate an .