The bestselling introduction to "flow"--a groundbreaking psychological theory that shows readers how to improve the quality of life. "The way to happiness lies not in mindless hedonism, but in mindful change .""--New York Times Book Review" "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"
"An intriguing look at the age-old problem of human happiness." "--Library Journal"
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Review: Flow: The Psychology of Optimal ExperienceUser Review - Daylynn Foster - Goodreads
This author was in the movie Happy, which prompted me to get this book. I wanted to hear what he had to say. Mine is the newer version, with a cover different than the one shown here, so referencing ... Read full review
Review: Flow: The Psychology of Optimal ExperienceUser Review - Jeff Ford - Goodreads
Csikszentmihalyi could have been a speech writer for Obama. His book is filled with excessive humanizing examples. The whole book could be summed up in Philippians 4. The Flow Experience: Merging ... Read full review
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