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Title: Brief Overview of Malcolm Gladwell?s Concept of the Tipping Point (Information Resource)

Description: Because of its popularity, we provide a short summary of the basic concepts and ideas presented in The Tipping Point: How Little Ideas Can Make a Big Difference. This is neither a critique nor endorsement of the work. Its longevity on the best seller list attests to the need to account for it in any contemporary discussion of systemic change.

Access at:   http://smhp.psych.ucla.edu/pdfdocs/systemic/tipping point summary.pdf  35k; 4pp