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Gavin de Becker

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Gavin de Becker is widely regarded as the nation's foremost authority on the protection of public figures. His 900-person firm advises and protects many of the most prominent people and families in the world. He designed the Mosaic Threat Assessment method used to analyze threats to justices of the näytä lisää U.S. Supreme Court and members of Congress, and his work has earned him three presidential appointments. In addition to advising many law enforcement and government agencies on predicting violence, de Beeker's firm also serves regular citizens who are victims of domestic abuse and stalking. The Gift of Fear has been published in eighteen languages. näytä vähemmän

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Syntymäaika
1954-26-10
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male
Kansalaisuus
USA (birth)

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An interesting and insightful perspective into the darker side of the human psyche. Offers tools anyone can use to better master their basic instincts.
 
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eaharms1 | 62 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Feb 19, 2024 |
Another book that is a waste of time that I got free from the library as an audiobook. The author is a psycho analyst, and he claims that this woman came to him to tell the story of her horrific rape, which is all accounted in a graphic exploited way, which I couldn’t bear to listen to. The point that the author is actually making is listen to your instincts when you’re worried about being mugged, it wasn’t necessary to go on with such ghastly details that would actually make people much more scared.… (lisätietoja)
 
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laurelzito | 62 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jan 28, 2024 |
This book saved my life. I had just finished reading this book when I was abducted at 17. I recalled what was said in this book and was able to convince my abductor to drop me off with only minimal assault. I recommend this book to everyone.
 
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OscarDara | 62 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jun 3, 2023 |
We are all irreplaceable, and fortunately it’s up to our own autonomy to prevent a lot of the dangers in the world.

This book helps teach you to recognize and understand the signs and signals your own body shows you. But it’s so much more than that. I think anyone can read and benefit from the knowledge this book offers.
 
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CasualShino | 62 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jun 2, 2023 |

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34
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