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The Resource The art of learning : an inner journey to optimal performance, Josh Waitzkin

The art of learning : an inner journey to optimal performance, Josh Waitzkin

Label
The art of learning : an inner journey to optimal performance
Title
The art of learning
Title remainder
an inner journey to optimal performance
Statement of responsibility
Josh Waitzkin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Josh Waitzkin, the subject of the book and movie "Searching for Bobby Fischer", discusses how the techniques he learned while playing chess helped him master the physical and mental challenges of martial arts to become a World Champion
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
AC#
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Waitzkin, Josh
Dewey number
613.7/148
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1439.W35
LC item number
A3 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Waitzkin, Josh
  • Chess players
  • Tai chi
  • Learning
  • Meditation
Label
The art of learning : an inner journey to optimal performance, Josh Waitzkin
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The foundation -- My second art -- Bringing it all together
  • The foundation. Innocent moves ; Losing to win ; Two approaches to learning ; Loving the game ; The soft zone ; The downward spiral ; Changing voice ; Breaking stallions -- My second art. Beginner's mind ; Investment in loss ; Making smaller circles ; Using adversity ; Slowing down time ; The illusion of the myriad -- Bringing it all together. The power of presence ; Searching for the zone ; Building your trigger ; Making sandals ; Bringing it all together ; Taiwan
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Free Press trade paperback edition
Extent
xxi, 265 pages
Isbn
9780743277464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn244343413
  • (OCoLC)244343413
  • 1966488
Label
The art of learning : an inner journey to optimal performance, Josh Waitzkin
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The foundation -- My second art -- Bringing it all together
  • The foundation. Innocent moves ; Losing to win ; Two approaches to learning ; Loving the game ; The soft zone ; The downward spiral ; Changing voice ; Breaking stallions -- My second art. Beginner's mind ; Investment in loss ; Making smaller circles ; Using adversity ; Slowing down time ; The illusion of the myriad -- Bringing it all together. The power of presence ; Searching for the zone ; Building your trigger ; Making sandals ; Bringing it all together ; Taiwan
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Free Press trade paperback edition
Extent
xxi, 265 pages
Isbn
9780743277464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn244343413
  • (OCoLC)244343413
  • 1966488

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