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The joy of science : seven principles for scientists seeking happiness, harmony, and success

Author: Roel Snieder; Jennifer J Schneider
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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We live in an age where working in science or engineering offers tremendous professional opportunities - the pace of scientific development is truly breathtaking. Yet many researchers struggle with the pressures of the fast-paced academic workplace, and struggle to harmonize their work and personal lives. The result can be burnout, exhaustion, and stress on a personal level, and difficulty in recruiting and  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roel Snieder; Jennifer J Schneider
ISBN: 9781316509005 1316509001 9781107145559 1107145554
OCLC Number: 940795511
Description: xii, 175 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Harmony --
Courage --
Vision --
Curiosity --
Listening --
Compassion --
Integrity.
Responsibility: Roel Snieder, Center for Wave Phenomena, Colorado School of Mines, Jen Schneider, Department of Public Policy and Administration, Boise State University.

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This book offers guidance to scientists and engineers seeking more satisfying, balanced, and successful personal and professional lives.  Read more...
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'In these times where scientists are under increasing pressure to prove their worth through metrics, this welcome book provides a refreshing perspective into how we might all find personal Read more...

 
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