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Walter Mischel - Author


Walter Mischel holds the Robert Johnston Niven chair as professor of humane letters in psychology at Columbia University. He is the author of more than two hundred scientific papers as well as the coauthor of Introduction to Personality, now in its eighth edition. He has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and has won the Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award of APA and the Grawemeyer Award for Psychology. He lives in New York.

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The Marshmallow Test Understanding Self-Control and How to Master it by Walter Mischel
The Marshmallow Test Understanding Self-Control and How to Master it
Walter Mischel
The marshmallow test - eat one now or enjoy 2 later? The principles of delayed gratification, will-power and self-control are explained and having indentified these skills Walter Mischel, the originator of the famous Marshmallow Test, shows how to apply them...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/09/2015
The Marshmallow Test Understanding Self-control and How to Master it by Walter Mischel
The Marshmallow Test Understanding Self-control and How to Master it
Walter Mischel
The marshmallow test - eat one now or enjoy 2 later? The principles of delayed gratification, will-power and self-control are explained and having indentified these skills Walter Mischel, the originator of the famous Marshmallow Test, shows how to apply them...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970

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