ANNOUNCEMENT: Please expect your orders to arrive after 3 - 10 days depending on your location.

The Marshmallow Test: Why Self-Control Is The Enginge of Success by Walter Mischel

The Marshmallow Test: Why Self-Control Is The Enginge of Success by Walter Mischel

biblio.ph

Regular price ₱549.00 Sale price ₱898.00

Unit price per 

Paperback

Renowned psychologist Walter Mischel, designer of the famous Marshmallow Test, explains what self-control is and how to master it.

A child is presented with a marshmallow and given a choice: Eat this one now, or wait and enjoy two later. What will she do? And what are the implications for her behavior later in life?

The world's leading expert on self-control, Walter Mischel has proven that the ability to delay gratification is critical for a successful life, predicting higher SAT scores, better social and cognitive functioning, a healthier lifestyle and a greater sense of self-worth. But is willpower prewired, or can it be taught?

In The Marshmallow Test, Mischel explains how self-control can be mastered and applied to challenges in everyday life -- from weight control to quitting smoking, overcoming heartbreak, making major decisions, and planning for retirement. With profound implications for the choices we make in parenting, education, public policy and self-care, The Marshmallow Test will change the way you think about who we are and what we can be.

 

Review

 

"The discoveries that grew out of the marshmallow studies add up to one of the most insightful research stories in the history of psychology. Whatever it is now, your view of human nature will change profoundly as you read this brilliant book."
Daniel Kahneman, author of Thinking Fast and Slow
Close (esc)

NEWSLETTER

Get exclusive updates and promos when you subscribe to our newsletter!

Age verification

By clicking enter you are verifying that you are old enough to consume alcohol.

Search

Shopping Cart

Your cart is currently empty.
Shop now
Sale

Unavailable

Sold Out