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He avoided punishment and continued

Before the book concludes, Gladwell writes about the unique roots of his Jamaican mother, Joyce, a descendant of African slaves. Studies in Computational Intelligence Vol. Statistical Analysis and Data Mining.

Reemphasizing his theme, Gladwell continuously reminds the reader that genius is not the only or even the most important thing when determining a person's success. Robust statistics Archived at the Wayback Machine. It was the making of them. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

He avoided punishment, and continued his studies by using the skills gained from his cultivated upbringing in his negotiation with the university's administrators, who had wanted to expel him. Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery. After moving together to Canada, Graham became a math professor and Joyce a writer and therapist. The review remarked that Outliers was repetitive in parts, but that Gladwell eventually pulls the stories together into an overarching narrative.

But I don't think it's a rule that if you do that amount of work, you're going to be as successful as the Beatles. This act inadvertently saved the slave and her offspring from a life of brutal servitude. With no one in Langan's life and nothing in his background to help him take advantage of his exceptional gifts, he had to find success by himself. Efficient algorithms for mining outliers from large data sets. Noting that they typify innate natural abilities that should have helped them both succeed in life, Gladwell argues that Oppenheimer's upbringing made a pivotal difference in his life.

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But from him that hath not shall be taken away even that which he hath. When Oppenheimer was a student at University of Cambridge he attempted to poison one of his tutors.