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Michael Pollan

For more than thirty years, Michael Pollan has been writing about the places where the human and natural worlds intersect. In addition to magazine and newspaper writing, including regular contributions to the New York Times Magazine , he is the author of nine books, seven of which have been New York Times bestsellers. He has received numerous awards, including two James Beard Awards, the John Burroughs Prize, the U.S. Humane Society's Genesis Award, and the Lennon Ono Grant for Peace. In 2009...See more

Personality Profile For Michael Pollan

The following is a personality profile of Michael Pollan based on his work.

Michael Pollan is shrewd, skeptical and tranquil.

He is independent, he has a strong desire to have time to himself. He is empathetic as well: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. But, Michael Pollan is also calm-seeking: he prefers activities that are quiet, calm, and safe.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for prestige.

He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done. Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him.

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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