Join the club : how peer pressure can transform the world /

In "Join the Club," Rosenberg identifies a brewing social revolution that is changing the way people live, based on harnessing the positive force of peer pressure, and shows how peer pressure has reduced teen smoking in the United States, made villages in India healthier and more prosperous, helped...

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Main Author: Rosenberg, Tina.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., 2011
Edition: 1st ed.
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Summary: In "Join the Club," Rosenberg identifies a brewing social revolution that is changing the way people live, based on harnessing the positive force of peer pressure, and shows how peer pressure has reduced teen smoking in the United States, made villages in India healthier and more prosperous, helped minority students get top grades in college calculus, and even led to the fall of Slobodan Milosevic.
Physical Description: xxiv, 402 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-379) and index.
ISBN: 9780393068580 (hardcover)
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