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- The Psychology of Engagement with Everyday Life
- By: Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
- Narrated by: Sean Pratt
- Length: 5 hrs and 6 mins
Based on a far-reaching study of thousands of individuals, Finding Flow contends that we often walk through our days unaware of and out of touch with our emotional lives. Our inattention makes us constantly bounce between two extremes: During much of the day, we live filled with the anxiety and pressures of our work and obligations, and during our leisure moments, we tend to live in passive boredom.
excellent material, strong concept
- By @insurancebillvj on 06-08-18
Not as much about the subject as I had hoped...
...instead, several hours of gender work tropes... and oddly enough, some self-contradictions (the author has his own bias about genders in the workplace, and addresses mostly men). If you're interested in the research being done on flow states, or if you're a woman - you can probably skip this one.
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