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The Resource If I understood you, would I have this look on my face? : my adventures in the art and science of relating and communicating, Alan Alda

If I understood you, would I have this look on my face? : my adventures in the art and science of relating and communicating, Alan Alda

Label
If I understood you, would I have this look on my face? : my adventures in the art and science of relating and communicating
Title
If I understood you, would I have this look on my face?
Title remainder
my adventures in the art and science of relating and communicating
Statement of responsibility
Alan Alda
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The actor and founder of the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science traces his personal quest to understand how to relate and communicate better, from practicing empathy and using improv games to storytelling and developing better intuitive skills
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
153.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
HM
Literary form
non fiction
Label
If I understood you, would I have this look on my face? : my adventures in the art and science of relating and communicating, Alan Alda
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
Relating: it's the cake -- Theater games with engineers -- The heart and head of communication -- The mirror exercise -- Observation games -- Making it clear and vivid -- Reading minds: Helen Riess and Matt Lerner -- Teams -- Total listening starts with where they are -- Listening, from the boardroom to the bedroom -- Training doctors to have more empathy -- My life as a lab rat -- Working alone on building empathy -- Dark empathy -- Reading the mind of the reader -- Teaching and the flame challenge -- Emotion makes it memorable -- Story and the brain -- Commonality -- Jargon and the curse of knowledge -- The improvisation of daily life
Control code
sky285431490
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 213 pages
Isbn
9780812989144
Lccn
2016045922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
If I understood you, would I have this look on my face? : my adventures in the art and science of relating and communicating, Alan Alda
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
Relating: it's the cake -- Theater games with engineers -- The heart and head of communication -- The mirror exercise -- Observation games -- Making it clear and vivid -- Reading minds: Helen Riess and Matt Lerner -- Teams -- Total listening starts with where they are -- Listening, from the boardroom to the bedroom -- Training doctors to have more empathy -- My life as a lab rat -- Working alone on building empathy -- Dark empathy -- Reading the mind of the reader -- Teaching and the flame challenge -- Emotion makes it memorable -- Story and the brain -- Commonality -- Jargon and the curse of knowledge -- The improvisation of daily life
Control code
sky285431490
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 213 pages
Isbn
9780812989144
Lccn
2016045922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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