Malcolm Gladwell, host of the podcast Revisionist History and author of the 1 New York Times bestseller Outliers, offers a powerful examination of our interactions with strangers and why they often go wrong.How did Fidel Castro fool the CIA for a generation Why did Neville Chamberlain think he could trust Adolf Hitler Why are campus sexual assaults on the rise Do television sitcoms teach us something about the way we relate to each other that isn t true While tackling these questions, Malcolm Gladwell was not solely writing a book for the page He was also producing for the ear In the audiobook version of Talking to Strangers, you ll hear the voices of people he interviewed scientists, criminologists, military psychologists Court transcripts are brought to life with re enactments You actually hear the contentious arrest of Sandra Bland by the side of the road in Texas As Gladwell revisits the deceptions of Bernie Madoff, the trial of Amanda Knox, and the suicide of Sylvia Plath, you hear directly from many of the players in these real life tragedies There s even a theme song Janelle Monae s Hell You Talmbout Something is very wrong, Gladwell argues, with the tools and strategies we use to make sense of people we don t know And because we don t know how to talk to strangers, we are inviting conflict and misunderstanding in ways that have a profound effect on our lives and our world. New Download Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know By Malcolm Gladwell For Kindle ePUB or eBook – heartforum.co.uk
Malcolm Gladwell is the author of five New York Times bestsellers The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, What the Dog Saw, and David and Goliath He is also the co founder of Pushkin Industries, an audio content company that produces the podcasts Revisionist History, which reconsiders things both overlooked and misunderstood, and Broken Record, where he, Rick Rubin, and Bruce Headlam interview musicians across a wide range of genres Gladwell has been included in the TIME 100 Most Influential People list and touted as one of Foreign Policy s Top Global Thinkers.
- 388 pages
- Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know
- Malcolm Gladwell
- 15 April 2019 Malcolm Gladwell