Coverart for item
The Resource 12 rules for life : an antidote to chaos, Jordan B. Patterson ; foreword by Norman Doidge ; illustrations by Ethan Van Scriver

12 rules for life : an antidote to chaos, Jordan B. Patterson ; foreword by Norman Doidge ; illustrations by Ethan Van Scriver

Label
12 rules for life : an antidote to chaos
Title
12 rules for life
Title remainder
an antidote to chaos
Statement of responsibility
Jordan B. Patterson ; foreword by Norman Doidge ; illustrations by Ethan Van Scriver
Title variation
Twelve rules for life
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"What does everyone in the modern world need to know? Renowned psychologist Jordan B. Peterson's answer to this most difficult of questions uniquely combines the hard-won truths of ancient tradition with the stunning revelations of cutting-edge scientific research. Humorous, surprising and informative, Dr. Peterson tells us why skateboarding boys and girls must be left alone, what terrible fate awaits those who criticize too easily, and why you should always pet a cat when you meet one on the street. What does the nervous system of the lowly lobster have to tell us about standing up straight (with our shoulders back) and about success in life? Why did ancient Egyptians worship the capacity to pay careful attention as the highest of gods? What dreadful paths do people tread when they become resentful, arrogant and vengeful? Dr. Peterson journeys broadly, discussing discipline, freedom, adventure and responsibility, distilling the world's wisdom into 12 practical and profound rules for life. 12 Rules for Life shatters the modern commonplaces of science, faith and human nature, while transforming and ennobling the mind and spirit of its readers."--
Summary
What does everyone in the modern world need to know? Renowned psychologist Jordan B. Peterson's answer to this most difficult of questions uniquely combines the hard-won truths of ancient tradition with the stunning revelations of cutting-edge scientific research
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10639756
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peterson, Jordan B
Dewey number
170/.44
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1589
LC item number
.P48 2018eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Doidge, Norman
  • Van Scriver, Ethan
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conduct of life
  • PHILOSOPHY / Social
  • PHILOSOPHY / Ethics & Moral Philosophy
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an antidote to chaos
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/writerofforeword
q_ShHD3XM5k
Label
12 rules for life : an antidote to chaos, Jordan B. Patterson ; foreword by Norman Doidge ; illustrations by Ethan Van Scriver
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-389) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stand up straight with your shoulders back -- Treat yourself like someone you are responsible for helping -- Make friends with people who want the best for you -- Compare yourself to who you were yesterday, not to who someone else is today -- Do not let your children do anything that makes you dislike them -- Set your house in perfect order before you criticize the world -- Pursue what is meaningful (not what is expedient) -- Tell the truth--or, at least, don't lie -- Assume that the person you are listening to might know something you don't -- Be precise in your speech -- Do not bother children when they are skateboarding -- Pet a cat when you encounter one on the street
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxv, 409 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780345816047
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
330d157d-20cb-4351-9785-7307be1fd274
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1020405683
  • on1020405683
  • 2571998
Label
12 rules for life : an antidote to chaos, Jordan B. Patterson ; foreword by Norman Doidge ; illustrations by Ethan Van Scriver
Link
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-389) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stand up straight with your shoulders back -- Treat yourself like someone you are responsible for helping -- Make friends with people who want the best for you -- Compare yourself to who you were yesterday, not to who someone else is today -- Do not let your children do anything that makes you dislike them -- Set your house in perfect order before you criticize the world -- Pursue what is meaningful (not what is expedient) -- Tell the truth--or, at least, don't lie -- Assume that the person you are listening to might know something you don't -- Be precise in your speech -- Do not bother children when they are skateboarding -- Pet a cat when you encounter one on the street
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxv, 409 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780345816047
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
330d157d-20cb-4351-9785-7307be1fd274
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1020405683
  • on1020405683
  • 2571998

Library Locations

  • Delaware Main LibraryBorrow it
    84 East Winter Street, Delaware, OH, 43015, US
    40.299672 -83.064923
  • Orange BranchBorrow it
    7171 Gooding Blvd., Delaware, OH, 43015, US
    40.190037 -83.027387
  • Ostrander BranchBorrow it
    75 North Fourth Street, Ostrander, OH, 43061, US
    40.267330 -83.216989
  • Powell BranchBorrow it
    460 South Liberty Street, Powell, OH, 43065, US
    40.149379 -83.073659
Processing Feedback ...