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The defining decade : why your twenties matter and how to make the most of them now

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A clinical psychologist describes why she believes the years between ages 20-29 can be the most defining decade of adulthood and offers tips on making the most of work and relationships during this still-formative time in a person's life.

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  • ISBN: 9780446561761
  • ISBN: 0446561762
  • Physical Description: xxvii, 241 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Twelve, c2012.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Preface: the defining decade -- Introduction: real time -- Work -- Identity capital -- Weak ties -- The unthought known -- My life should look better on facebook -- The customized self -- Love -- An upmarket conversation -- Picking your family -- The cohabitation effect -- On dating down -- Being in like -- The brain and the body -- Forward thinking -- Calm yourself -- Outside in -- Getting along and getting ahead -- Every body -- Do the math -- Epilogue: will things work out for me?.
Summary, etc.:
A clinical psychologist describes why she believes the years between ages 20-29 can be the most defining decade of adulthood and offers tips on making the most of work and relationships during this still-formative time in a person's life.
Subject: Adulthood.
Attitude (Psychology)
Young adults > Conduct of life.


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