Range - Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World

Journalist David Epstein talked about his book, Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World, on an episode of the podcast “Chatter on Books.”… read more

Journalist David Epstein talked about his book, Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World, on an episode of the podcast “Chatter on Books.” In his book he argued that having broader backgrounds and skills is more advantageous in today’s society than specializing in a particular area.

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Range - Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World

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Program ID:
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 11, 2019 | 10:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 25, 2019 | 9:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Aug 11, 2019 | 10:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2019 | 5:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 25, 2019 | 9:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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