The Narcissist Next Door

Understanding the Monster in Your Family, in Your Office, in Your Bed-in Your World
Product Number: EB00398078
Released: Sep 09, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780698170513
Publisher: Riverhead Books
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A timely and provocative exploration of narcissism, from Donald Trump to Kanye West to Lance Armstrong, that shows us how to recognize and handle the narcissists we encounter every day. Narcissists are everywhere. There are millions of them in the United States alone: politicians, entertainers, businesspeople, your neighbors. Recognizing and understanding them is crucial to your not being overtaken by them, says Jeffrey Kluger in his provocative book about this insidious disorder. The odds are good that you know a narcissist-probably a lot of them. You see them in your office, on TV, maybe even in the mirror. The odds are also good that they are intelligent, confident, and articulate-the center of attention. With intelligence, sight and wit, Kluger explains the startling new research into narcissism and the insights that research is yielding. He explains how narcissism and narcissists affect our lives at work and at home, on the road, and in the halls of government; what to do when we encounter narcissists; and how to neutralize narcissism's effects before it's too late. As a writer and editor at Time, Kluger knows how to take science's cutting-edge research and transform it into perceptive, accessible writing-which he does brilliantly in The Narcissist Next Door. Highly readable and deeply engaging, this book helps us understand narcissism and narcissists more fully.

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Author(s): Jeffrey Kluger
Original Publish Date: Sep 09, 2014

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Author(s): Jeffrey Kluger
Narrator(s): Jeffrey Kluger
Product Number Z100080320
Released: Sep 09, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Books on Tape
ISBN: #9780553544688

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