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The Resource The marshmallow test : mastering self-control, Walter Mischel

The marshmallow test : mastering self-control, Walter Mischel

Label
The marshmallow test : mastering self-control
Title
The marshmallow test
Title remainder
mastering self-control
Statement of responsibility
Walter Mischel
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Renowned psychologist Walter Mischel, designer of the famous Marshmallow Test, explains what self-control is and how to master it. A child is presented with a marshmallow and given a choice: Eat this one now, or wait and enjoy two later. What will she do? And what are the implications for her behavior later in life?
  • A psychologist known for a famous delayed-gratification test discusses whether willpower can be taught and offers tips and strategies for improving and mastering self-control and applying it to everyday challenges like losing weight, quitting smoking and overcoming heartbreak
Member of
Cataloging source
TOH
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Mischel, Walter
Credits note
Director, Louis Milgrom
Dewey number
155.2/5
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
BF632
LC item number
.M57 2014ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performed by Alan Alda
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Alda, Alan
Series statement
BrillianceAudio on compact disc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Self-control
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The marshmallow test : mastering self-control, Walter Mischel
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/071/000000000011071647.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 7:59:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1581279
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
7 audio discs (7 hr., 59 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781469249063
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
BN6255
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1581279
  • (OCoLC)885207677
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The marshmallow test : mastering self-control, Walter Mischel
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/071/000000000011071647.gif
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 7:59:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1581279
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
7 audio discs (7 hr., 59 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781469249063
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
BN6255
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1581279
  • (OCoLC)885207677
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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