Social Intelligence: The New Science of Human Relationships, by Daniel Goleman (Emotional Intelligence , psychology, socialization, mental wellbeing)
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Daniel Goleman popularized the concept of "emotional intelligence," which overturned the traditional view of intelligence, which believes that people are born with a fixed amount of intelligence whose level does not change over a lifetime. The book illustrates, social intelligence, which is a person’s capacity to understand human behavior and deal with interpersonal relations. This ability is essential for survival and has a profound impact on our sense of well-being.