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Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience: Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi: 9780060920432: Amazon.com

Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience: Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi: 9780060920432: Amazon.com

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'How Creativity Works': It's All In Your Imagination iStockphoto.com What makes people creative? What gives some of us the ability to create work that captivates the eyes, minds and hearts of others? Jonah Lehrer, a writer specializing in neuroscience, addresses that question in his new book, Imagine: How Creativity Works. Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi (/ˈmiːhaɪ ˌtʃiːksɛntməˈhaɪ.iː/ MEE-hy CHEEK-sent-mə-HY-ee; Hungarian: Csíkszentmihályi Mihály Hungarian: [ˈtʃiːksɛntmihaːji ˈmihaːj] ( ); born (1934-09-29) 29 September 1934 (age 79), in Fiume, Italy – now Rijeka, Croatia, Europe) is a Hungarian psychology professor, who emigrated to the United States at the age of 22. Now at Claremont Graduate University, he is the former head of the department of psychology at the University of Chicago and of the department of sociology and anthropology at Lake Forest College.

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Inspirational Books: The 40 Most Inspiring Books Ever Written - Books, Entertainment The leading British novelist Sebastian Faulks was recently asked by Waterstones to make a list of the 40 books that had most inspired him in his life. His selection, from Amis to Zola, included books by famous writers such as Dickens, Nabokov, Roth, Salinger and Tolstoy, and is now being used in a special promotion called The Writers Table in the bookstore chain, featuring all 40 books. As well as the better-known names, the 40 books chosen by Faulks also includes some surprises. There are classics and modern novels, children's books and poetry, obscure books and bestsellers.

The End of Solitude - The Chronicle Review What does the contemporary self want? The camera has created a culture of celebrity; the computer is creating a culture of connectivity. As the two technologies converge — broadband tipping the Web from text to image, social-networking sites spreading the mesh of interconnection ever wider — the two cultures betray a common impulse. Celebrity and connectivity are both ways of becoming known. This is what the contemporary self wants.

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