Monthly Archives: December 2010

Flow – Enjoyment and the Quality of Life

The following is a quote I highlighted from Chapter 3 – Enjoyment and the Quality of Life in: Csikszentmihalyi, M. (1990). Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience. New York: HarperCollins. “As our studies have suggested, the phenomenology of enjoyment has eight major … Continue reading

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Flow – The Anatomy of Consciousness

The following are quotes I highlighted from Chapter 2 – The Anatomy of Consciousness in: Csikszentmihalyi, M. (1990). Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience. New York: HarperCollins. “The events that constitute consciousness – the “things” we see, feel, think, and desire … Continue reading

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Flow – Happiness Revisited

The following are quotes I highlighted from Chapter 1 – Happiness Revisited in: Csikszentmihalyi, M. (1990). Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience. New York: HarperCollins. “happiness is not something that happens.  It is not the result of good fortune or … Continue reading

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The Netiquette of Death

Netiquette is the etiquette for using the net.  (Have I broken netiquette already by saying “net” instead of “Internet”?)  What dictates where the netiquette line is, like the net itself, is a social construct.  The earliest uses of the word … Continue reading

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Things not possible

I was recently challenged, during one of my doctoral seminars, to think (and write) more about social applications and their impact, and how they might be different that what has been going on all along.  I thought this was a … Continue reading

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