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The Resource On time : finding your pace in a world addicted to fast, Catherine Blyth

On time : finding your pace in a world addicted to fast, Catherine Blyth

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On time : finding your pace in a world addicted to fast
Title
On time
Title remainder
finding your pace in a world addicted to fast
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Blyth
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
On Time by Catherine Blyth reveals why time sped up, why there never seems to be enough, and how to make it yours again. We have more time than ever - so why do we feel time poor? The short answer is that our world is addicted to fast. And we have become its servant. Instead of grasping the liberating potential of technology many of us are locked into a doomed race to outpace hurry. The more we value time, the less we feel we have. Angry, witty and enlightening, On Time is a handbook for navigating a fast-forward world that asks the questions productivity guides ignore: why time sped up, how it is stolen, how it really works, how to stop managing it and instead make it work for you. Blyth combines cutting-edge research from neuroscience and psychology with accessible stories from philosophy to history to sinking ships, from Leonardo Da Vinci to Usain Bolt, Aristotle to Anna Wintour, Kant to Keith Richards. Delving into the secret lives of habits, decisions and motivation, she reveals why time speeds up when you long for it to slow, and how time-thieves take our good i
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VHEI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blyth, Catherine
Dewey number
115
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Time
  • Procrastination
  • Life cycle, Human
  • Time
  • Time
  • Time management
Label
On time : finding your pace in a world addicted to fast, Catherine Blyth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000060448161
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780008189983
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)987336265
Label
On time : finding your pace in a world addicted to fast, Catherine Blyth
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000060448161
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780008189983
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)987336265

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