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ERIC Number: EJ541616
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Evolution and Flow.
Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly
NAMTA Journal, v22 n1 p118-49 Win 1997
Presents flow theory in the context of evolution. Defines the elements of "flow" and contends that flow results in an optimal state of inner harmony which improves one's chance for survival. Identifies consequences of flow for creativity, peak performance, talent development, productivity, self-esteem, and stress reduction. Examines the impact of lack of flow, and flow in everyday life. (KDFB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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