Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience

ISBN9780061339202
PublisherHarper Collins Publishers
PublishedNovember 1, 2007
Pages336
AuthorMihaly Csikszentmihalyi
FormatPAPERBACK
Weight0.2 Kg.
Height8.0 in.
Width5.3 in.
Depth0.8 in.

Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

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November 1, 2007

Psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi's famous investigations of "optimal experience" have revealed that what makes an experience genuinely satisfying is a state of consciousness called flow. During flow, people typically experience deep enjoyment, creativity, and a total involvement with life. In this new edition of his groundbreaking classic work, Csikszentmihalyi demonstrates the ways this positive state can be controlled, not just left to chance. Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience teaches how, by ordering the information that enters our consciousness, we can discover true happiness and greatly improve the quality of our lives.

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ISBN9780061339202
PublisherHarper Collins Publishers
PublishedNovember 1, 2007
Pages336
AuthorMihaly Csikszentmihalyi
FormatPAPERBACK
Weight0.2 Kg.
Height8.0 in.
Width5.3 in.
Depth0.8 in.

Synopsis

Psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi's famous investigations of "optimal experience" have revealed that what makes an experience genuinely satisfying is a state of consciousness called flow. During flow, people typically experience deep enjoyment, creativity, and a total involvement with life. In this new edition of his groundbreaking classic work, Csikszentmihalyi demonstrates the ways this positive state can be controlled, not just left to chance. Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience teaches how, by ordering the information that enters our consciousness, we can discover true happiness and greatly improve the quality of our lives.

Buy Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi at Fully Booked online and at Fully Booked branches in the Philippines.

Editorial Reviews

"An intriguing look at the age-old problem of human happiness."

– Library Journal

"Documents a set of scientific discoveries about human nature that actually illuminates the life experiences of all persons."

– Howard Gardner, author of Frames of Mind

"It rethinks what motivates people."

– Newsweek