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Flow: Concept Test
Please answer each question as thoroughly as possible. Partial credit is given for answers that are partially correct.
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1. “Ask yourself whether you are happy and you cease to be so. –J.S. Mill ” According to Dr. Csikszentmihalyi, why is this so (2 points)?:
Describe the following concepts as they are discussed by Dr. Csikszentmihalyi in the ‘anatomy of consciousness.’ (2 Points)
Consciousness (specifically human)-:
Life is a “struggle to establish control over::
“You create yourself by how you invest:" :
Dr. Csikszentmihalyi speaks about ‘cultural shields,’ what does he mean by that term and what effect do they have on our contentedness in life? (4 Points):
In Dr. Csikszentmihalyi’s concept of ‘Flow,’ new information is always coming into our awareness. How does that new information affect the 'state of flow?' (4 pts.):
Dr. Csikszentmihalyi argues that “the essence of socialization is to make people dependent on social controls, to have them respond predictabley to rewards and punishments." How does he suggest that this affects our contentedness in life? (4 pts.):
What is an ‘Autotelic Experience?’ (2 points):
Dr. Csikszentmihalyi argues that someone who is overly self-conscious or self-centered is stinted in their growth. Why? (3 pts.):
Dr. Csikszentmihalyi points out that ‘Flow’ often occurs easily and more naturally in leisure activities like games, sports, hobbies, etc. What reasoning does he give for this? (2 pts.):
Dr. Csikszentmihalyi argues that growth and development in a human being could be described as increasing complexity of the self and that complexity of self is the result of two psychological processes. What are the processes & how do they work together?:
On the graph in chapter 4 we are shown the relationship between Challenge and Skill.
What is the result of too much skill and not enough challenge?:
What is the result of too much challenge and not enough skill?:
Describe how Dr. Csikszentmihalyi’s model of ‘Flow’ explains successful and unsuccessful acting. (5 pts.):
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