The Secret Universe of Names

The Secret Universe of Names : The Dynamic Interplay of Names and Destiny

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- Why are people whose names begin with the letter "J" 250 percent more likely to become millionaires than people with names beginning with the letter "N"? - Why are "I" people becoming doctors at four times the rate of "O" people? - Why do the Keiths of the business world statistically outperform the Nigels by almost 300 percent? - Why do the Johns, Peters, Katherines, and Janines of the world consistently earn more money than the Codys, Austins, and Alexes? - What mechanisms explain why the name Emma evokes stronger romantic feelings than the name Kate? - Can names influence our behavior and affect self-image? - What are the unseen forces in our names that affect our destiny and how can we harness them to ensure our children's success?show more

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  • Hardback | 512 pages
  • 226.1 x 279.4 x 35.6mm | 1,383.47g
  • Penguin Putnam Inc
  • Overlook Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 1585675946
  • 9781585675944
  • 1,568,595

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