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Chess for success : using an old game to build new strengths in children and teens / Maurice Ashley.

Ashley, Maurice. (Author).

Summary:

The author shows how the game of chess can help to improve a child's creativity and problem-solving skills as well as teaching them patience, sportsmanship, and strategic thinking.

Item details

  • ISBN: 0767915682
  • ISBN: 9780767915687
  • Physical Description: xiv, 268 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, 2005.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-279).
Formatted Contents Note:
Chess impacts my life -- A brief history of chess -- Thinking and chess -- Chess and schools -- Keeping kids involved -- A few life lessons.
Subject: Chess.
Personality development.
Success in adolescence.
Personality Development
Échecs (Jeu)
Personnalité > Développement.
Succès chez l'adolescent.
chess.
Chess.
Personality development.
Success in adolescence.
Schaken.
Persoonlijkheidsontwikkeling.
Jeugd.
Genre: Nonfiction.

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