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Book Review: 'Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength'
Published on Sep 18, 2012

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Book Review
Title: "Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength"
Author: Roy F. Baumeister and John Tierney
Publisher: Penguin, 2012; 304 pages; $16

When I sat down to read the latest book from research psychologist Roy Baumeister and New York Times science writer John Tierney, "Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength," I thought I'd read it in the context of what the rest of the world was thinking and saying on the subject.