How to have fun

From Crossing the Sacred Sea [Cruzando el mar sagrado] by Nathan A. Strait

  1. (2017) Nature, eco, and adventure therapies for mental health and chronic disease [p] [d]
  2. (2017) Play, flow, and tailoring identity in middle adulthood [i] [d]
  3. (2017) Buying time promotes happiness [p] [d]
  4. (2017) Immediate rewards predict adherence to long-term goals [p] [d]
  5. (2016) Flow and peak experiences [and hypnosis] [i]
  6. (2016) Everyday creative activity as a path to flourishing [d]
  7. (2016) Dude making a difference: bamboo bikes, dumpster dives and other extreme adventures across America [i]
  8. (2016) The three meanings of meaning in life: distinguishing coherence, purpose, and significance [d]
  9. (2016) The happiness equation: want nothing + do anything = have everything [i]
  10. (2016) Gamification as motivation to engage in location-based public participation? [i] [d]
  11. (2016) How to have a good day: harnessing the power of behavioral science to transform our working lives [i]
  12. (2015) The end of the rainbow: how educating for happiness not money would transform our schools [i]
  13. (2015) The hungry mind: the origins of curiosity in childhood [i]
  14. (2015) The complementary roles of eudaimonia and hedonia and how they can be pursued in practice [i] [d]
  15. (2015) The price of abundance: how a wealth of experiences impoverishes savoring [p] [d]
  16. (2014) Simulation games that integrate research, entertainment, and learning around ecosystem services [d]
  17. (2014) Outdoors in the Southwest: an adventure anthology [i]
  18. (2014) Enabling positive change: flow and complexity in daily experience [i] [d]
  19. (2014) Too much of a good thing: curvilinear effect of positive affect on proactive behaviors [d]
  20. (2014) Joyful giving [u]
  21. (2014) 'If I am not doing my own playing then I am not able to truly share the gift of play with children': using poststructuralism and care ethics to examine future early childhood educators' relationships with play in adulthood [d]
  22. (2014) Boosting happiness: one of the best exercises you can do: tips and examples for using your signature strengths in new ways [u]
  23. (2014) The use of hypnosis in therapy to increase happiness [p] [d]
  24. (2014) Joy and positive emotions [i]
  25. (2014) Zone of proximal development (ZPD) as an ability to play in psychotherapy: a theory-building case study of very brief therapy [d]
  26. (2013) The use of useless knowledge: Bergson against the pragmatists [d]
  27. (2013) Fail fast, fail often: how losing can help you win [i]
  28. (2013) Embrace work–life imbalance [u]
  29. (2013) The roles of learning orientation and passion for work in the formation of entrepreneurial intention [d]
  30. (2013) What's the point if we can't have fun? [d]
  31. (2013) Happiness is best kept stable: positive emotion variability is associated with poorer psychological health [d]
  32. (2013) Hardwiring happiness: the new brain science of contentment, calm, and confidence [i]
  33. (2013) I can't stand (for) art [u]
  34. (2013) Be happy, don't wait: the role of trait affect in job search [d]
  35. (2013) The thin line between leisure and procrastination [u]
  36. (2012) Ruminations and flow: why do people with a more harmonious passion experience higher well-being? [d]
  37. (2012) Happiness as surplus or freely available energy [d]
  38. (2012) Adventure therapy: theory, research, and practice [i]
  39. (2012) Work happy: what great bosses know [i]
  40. (2012) The engine of well-being [d]
  41. (2012) Handbook of social indicators and quality-of-life research [i] [d]
  42. (2012) Why we play: affect and the fun of games—designing emotions for games, entertainment interfaces, and interactive products [i] [d]
  43. (2012) Happiness and the good life [i] [d]
  44. (2012) A psycho-linguistic study on adult playfulness: its hierarchical structure and theoretical considerations [d]
  45. (2012) What to do if you're having trouble rewarding yourself [u]
  46. (2012) Having fun in social work [i]
  47. (2012) Social happiness: theory into policy and practice [i]
  48. (2011) If money doesn't make you happy, consider time [d]
  49. (2011) Self-actualizing: where ego development finally feels good? [d]
  50. (2011) The human pursuit of well-being: a cultural approach [i] [d]
  51. (2011) Psychological selection and optimal experience across cultures: social empowerment through personal growth [i]
  52. (2011) The ratio between positive and negative affect and flourishing mental health across adulthood [d]
  53. (2011) Work or fun?: how task construal and completion influence regulatory behavior [d]
  54. (2011) Don't hide your happiness!: positive emotion dissociation, social connectedness, and psychological functioning [d]
  55. (2011) Time crawls when you're not having fun [d]
  56. (2011) Researcher journeying and the adventure/danger impulse [d]
  57. (2011) Out of the classroom and into the world: learning from field trips, educating from experience, and unlocking the potential of our students and teachers [i]
  58. (2010) Emotional imagery: assessing pleasure and arousal in the brain's reward circuitry [d]
  59. (2010) Upward spirals of positive emotions counter downward spirals of negativity: insights from the broaden-and-build theory and affective neuroscience on the treatment of emotion dysfunctions and deficits in psychopathology [d]
  60. (2010) Play, talk, learn: promising practices in youth mentoring [i]
  61. (2010) Insufficient emotion: soul-searching by a former indicter of strong emotions [d]
  62. (2010) Exploring the role of meaningful experiences in users' appreciation of good movies [d]
  63. (2010) The artist in the office: how to creatively survive and thrive seven days a week [i]
  64. (2010) Self-conscious emotions and ridicule: shameful gelotophobes and guilt free katagelasticists [d]
  65. (2010) Protect your energy at work [u]
  66. (2010) The playful brain: the surprising science of how puzzles improve your mind [i]
  67. (2010) The pleasures of play: pharmacological insights into social reward mechanisms [d]
  68. (2009) Positive emotions [i] [d]
  69. (2009) Positive affects and the transformation of suffering into flourishing [d]
  70. (2009) Emotion and recognition at work: energy, vitality, pleasure, truth, desire, and the emergent phenomenology of transformational experience [i]
  71. (2009) Looking on the bright side: accessing benign meanings reduces worry [d]
  72. (2009) Pleasures of the brain [i]
  73. (2009) Mindfulness versus positive evaluation [i] [d]
  74. (2009) Does time fly when you're having fun, or do you?: affect, agency, and embodiment in temporal communication [d]
  75. (2009) Serious play: modern clown performance [i]
  76. (2009) Gratitude predicts psychological well-being above the Big Five facets [d]
  77. (2008) Following passionate interests to well-being [d]
  78. (2008) Whole life satisfaction concepts of happiness [d]
  79. (2008) On the process of becoming a great scientist [d]
  80. (2008) The levity effect: why it pays to lighten up [i]
  81. (2008) Know thyself and become what you are: a eudaimonic approach to psychological well-being [d]
  82. (2008) Protestival: global days of action and carnivalized politics in the present [d]
  83. (2008) Being good by doing good: daily eudaimonic activity and well-being [d]
  84. (2008) Art leisure instead of art work: a conversation with Randall Szott [u]
  85. (2008) Three ways to be happy: pleasure, engagement, and meaning—findings from Australian and US samples [d]
  86. (2007) A guide to great field trips [i]
  87. (2007/2013) Volunteer: a traveller's guide to making a difference around the world [i]
  88. (2007) How healthy is your organization?: the leader's guide to curing corporate diseases and promoting joyful cultures [i]
  89. (2007) The learning conference [d]
  90. (2007) World party: the rough guide to the world's best festivals [i]
  91. (2007) Lessons from Bernard Rudofsky: life as a voyage [i]
  92. (2007) Creating transformative cooperation through positive emotions [i]
  93. (2007) The pleasant life, the engaged life, and the meaningful life: what about the balanced life? [d]
  94. (2006) The creative license: giving yourself permission to be the artist you truly are [i]
  95. (2006) Meeting excellence: 33 tools to lead meetings that get results [i]
  96. (2006) Living well: a self-determination theory perspective on eudaimonia [d]
  97. (2006) Benefits of all work and no play: the relationship between neuroticism and performance as a function of resource allocation [d]
  98. (2006) Allan Kaprow, refusal/un-artist, Keith Tilford [u]
  99. (2006) Talking about interest: exploring the role of social interaction for regulating motivation and the interest experience [d]
  100. (2005) Interpreting the good life: growth memories in the lives of mature, happy people [d]
  101. (2005) Leisure and health: why is leisure therapeutic? [d]
  102. (2005) Love promotes health [p]
  103. (2005) Leisure role of public libraries: a historical perspective [d]
  104. (2005) Leisure role of public libraries: user views [d]
  105. (2005) To grow in wisdom: Vannevar Bush, information overload, and the life of leisure [i] [d]
  106. (2005) Improv wisdom: don't prepare, just show up [i]
  107. (2005) The use of joyfulness as a community organizing strategy [d]
  108. (2005) Invitation to the party: building bridges to the arts, culture, and community [i]
  109. (2004) Feeling good: the science of well-being [i]
  110. (2004) The neurobiology of pleasure, reward processes, addiction and their health implications [p]
  111. (2004) 'Nothing that feels bad is ever the last step': the role of positive emotions in experiential work with difficult emotional experiences [d]
  112. (2004) The broaden-and-build theory of positive emotions [d]
  113. (2004) Well-being: towards an integration of psychology, neurobiology and social science [d]
  114. (2004) Secrets of connecting leadership and learning with humor [i]
  115. (2004/2015) Positive psychology in practice: promoting human flourishing in work, health, education, and everyday life [i] [d]
  116. (2004) Making war with love: the Clandestine Insurgent Rebel Clown Army [d]
  117. (2004) The role of subjective well-being in positive youth development [d]
  118. (2004) Johnny joins the freak-bike gang [u]
  119. (2003) The false duality of work and leisure [d]
  120. (2003) Well-being: positive development across the life course [i]
  121. (2003) The art of waking people up: cultivating awareness and authenticity at work [i]
  122. (2003) The happy workaholic: a role model for employees [d] [j]
  123. (2003) More balls than hands: juggling your way to success by learning to love your mistakes [i]
  124. (2003/2011) 1001 smart travel tips [i]
  125. (2003/2010) The rough guide to first-time around the world [i]
  126. (2003) The power of full engagement: managing energy, not time, is the key to high performance and personal renewal [i]
  127. (2003) Vagabonding: an uncommon guide to the art of long-term world travel [i]
  128. (2003) The passion to learn: an inquiry into autodidactism [i]
  129. (2003) The perfect wrong note: learning to trust your musical self [i]
  130. (2002) Improvise this!: how to think on your feet so you don't fall on your face [i]
  131. (2002) Creative fitness: applying health psychology and exercise science to everyday life [i]
  132. (2002) The big book of meeting games: 75 quick, fun activities for leading creative, energetic, productive meetings [i]
  133. (2002) Off to the side: a memoir [i]
  134. (2002) The tyranny of the positive attitude in America: observation and speculation [d]
  135. (2002) Authentic happiness: using the new positive psychology to realize your potential for lasting fulfillment [i]
  136. (2002) To sing like a river—opening the voice [i]
  137. (2002) A big new free happy unusual life: self-expression and spiritual practice for those who have time for neither [i]
  138. (2001) Relax, it's only uncertainty: lead the way when the way is changing [i]
  139. (2001) The hard road to the good life: the happy, mature person [d]
  140. (2001) Practicing secrets [i]
  141. (2000) Travel broadens the mind [d]
  142. (2000) Finding a joyful life in the heart of pain [or: Turning suffering inside out: a Zen approach to living with physical and emotional pain] [i]
  143. (2000) The big book of stress-relief games: quick, fun activities for feeling better at work [i]
  144. (2000) Why positive emotions matter in organizations: lessons from the broaden-and-build model [d]
  145. (2000) The inner game of work [i]
  146. (2000) Play and the power of news [d]
  147. (2000) Emotions in sport [i]
  148. (2000) The career fix-it book: how to make your job work better for you [i]
  149. (2000) Highs!: over 150 ways to feel really, really good... without alcohol or other drugs [i]
  150. (2000) The four qualities of life [d]
  151. (1999/2000) How much joy can you stand?: a creative guide to facing your fears and making your dreams come true [i]
  152. (1999) Working it out: using exercise in psychotherapy [i]
  153. (1999) Have you ever?: questions about you, your friends, and your world [i]
  154. (1999) The big book of icebreakers: 50 quick, fun activities for energizing meetings and workshops [i]
  155. (1998) What good are positive emotions? [d]
  156. (1998/2007) The Amazon [i]
  157. (1998/2001) The inspirational trainer: making your training flexible, spontaneous & creative [i]
  158. (1998) Personal projects, happiness, and meaning: on doing well and being yourself [d]
  159. (1997) Is happiness a cause of health? [d]
  160. (1997) Finding flow: the psychology of engagement with everyday life [i]
  161. (1997) The journey is the destination: the journals of Dan Eldon [i]
  162. (1997) Beyond the dogmas of conventional psychotherapy: the integration movement [i]
  163. (1996) All work and no play: a focus on leisure time as a means for promoting health [d]
  164. (1996/2004) 100 ways to motivate yourself: change your life forever [i]
  165. (1996/2004) How to be happy at work: a practical guide to career satisfaction [i]
  166. (1996) Positive affect [u]
  167. (1996) Gary Snyder: The art of poetry No. 74 [u]
  168. (1996) Effortless mastery: liberating the master musician within [i]
  169. (1995/2000) A warning to students of all ages [o] [u]
  170. (1993/2003) Essays on the blurring of art and life [i]
  171. (1993/1999) Jobs for people who love to travel: opportunities at home and abroad [i]
  172. (1993/2004) Opening the hand of thought: foundations of Zen Buddhist practice [i]
  173. (1993/2009) Abrir la mano del pensamiento: fundamentos de la práctica del budismo zen [i]
  174. (1992/2004) Understanding creativity [i]
  175. (1992) Effects of optimism on psychological and physical well-being: theoretical overview and empirical update [d]
  176. (1992/1995) Conversations on science, culture, and time [i]
  177. (1990) Buddhism and self-healing [i]
  178. (1990) Integrating leisure guidance into a career counseling center [d]
  179. (1989/2007) The now habit: a strategic program for overcoming procrastination and enjoying guilt-free play [i]
  180. (1989) Healthy pleasures [i]
  181. (1987/2003) Conversing with Cage [i]
  182. (1987) Positive affect facilitates creative problem solving [d]
  183. (1987/2009) Volunteer vacations: short-term adventures that will benefit you and others [i]
  184. (1986) The inner game of music [i]
  185. (1986) Democracy is fun [o]
  186. (1984/2004) Work with passion: how to do what you love for a living [i]
  187. (1984) Conditions of happiness [i] [d]
  188. (1983/2011) Work your way around the world [i]
  189. (1976/1992) The joyless economy: the psychology of human satisfaction [i]
  190. (1975) Seeing with the mind's eye: the history, techniques, and uses of visualization [i]
  191. (1974/1997) The inner game of tennis [i]
  192. (1973/1995) Letter to a harsh critic: I have nothing to admit [i]
  193. (1973) The book of highs: 250 ways to alter consciousness without drugs [i]
  194. (1971/2003) The education of the un-artist [i]
  195. (1969/2004) Gilles Deleuze talks philosophy [i]
  196. (1969) An essay on liberation [i]
  197. (1967) You are extraordinary [o]
  198. (1962/1983) Nietzsche and philosophy [i]
  199. (1949) Lecture on nothing [i]
  200. (1948/1998) Leisure, the basis of culture; The philosophical act [i]
  201. (1937/1996) The importance of living [i]
  202. (1930/1969) Fullness of life through leisure [o]
  203. (1929) Intelligent living [o]
  204. (1923/1960) The art spirit: notes, articles, fragments of letters and talks to students, bearing on the concept and technique of picture making, the study of art generally, and on appreciation [i]
  205. (1921/1948) The intellectual life: its spirit, conditions, methods [o]
  206. (1906/1917) The energies of men [o] [u]

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