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The Resource Nerve : poise under pressure, serenity under stress, and the brave new science of fear and cool, Taylor Clark

Nerve : poise under pressure, serenity under stress, and the brave new science of fear and cool, Taylor Clark

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Nerve : poise under pressure, serenity under stress, and the brave new science of fear and cool
Title
Nerve
Title remainder
poise under pressure, serenity under stress, and the brave new science of fear and cool
Statement of responsibility
Taylor Clark
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author draws upon cutting-edge science and painstaking reporting to explore the very heart of panic and poise. He explains why some people thrive under pressure, while others falter--and how we can go forward with steadier nerves and increased confidence
Cataloging source
DLC
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1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clark, Taylor
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fear
  • Anxiety
  • Calmness
Label
Nerve : poise under pressure, serenity under stress, and the brave new science of fear and cool, Taylor Clark
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-301) and index
Contents
Your second brain : exploring the new science of fear -- The worry trap : eight awful ways (plus a few good ways) to deal with fear and anxiety -- The zen of shock trauma : stress, strain, and coping with chaos -- Think fast : cognition under pressure, and how to improve it -- Before the madding crowd : decoding the mysteries of performance anxiety and stage fright -- The clutch paradox : why athletes excel-or choke-under fire -- Mayday, mayday! : how we react, think, and survive when our lives are on the line
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 310 p.
Isbn
9780316042895
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010038835
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn548642163
  • (OCoLC)548642163
Label
Nerve : poise under pressure, serenity under stress, and the brave new science of fear and cool, Taylor Clark
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-301) and index
Contents
Your second brain : exploring the new science of fear -- The worry trap : eight awful ways (plus a few good ways) to deal with fear and anxiety -- The zen of shock trauma : stress, strain, and coping with chaos -- Think fast : cognition under pressure, and how to improve it -- Before the madding crowd : decoding the mysteries of performance anxiety and stage fright -- The clutch paradox : why athletes excel-or choke-under fire -- Mayday, mayday! : how we react, think, and survive when our lives are on the line
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 310 p.
Isbn
9780316042895
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010038835
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn548642163
  • (OCoLC)548642163

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