The experience of flow in adolescence : Its relatioship with personality traits and age

 

Autores
Leibovich de Figueroa, Nora; Maglio, Ana Laura; Giménez, Mariel
Tipo de recurso
artículo
Estado
Versión publicada
Año de publicación
2013
País
Argentina
Institución
Universidad Nacional de La Plata
Repositorio
SEDICI (UNLP)
Descripción
The aim of this study is to assess the experience of flow and its relationship with the personality traits and the age of the adolescents. For this purpose, 224 participants of both sexes were selected, aged 12-20 years, who were examined with various tools: Flow State in adolescents (Leibovich de Figueroa & Schmidt, 2013). This is a self-report technique of 28 items that assesses the Flow State, covering all the aspects theoretically listed as components in the optimal experience of enjoyment. And a self-report Being a teenager nowadays, which evaluates 33 pairs of opposite personality characteristics that represent the personality domains of the NEO-PI-R (Costa & McCrae, 1992. Costa & McCrae, 2005, Leibovich & Schmidt, 2005). Among the found results, it was observed that in the adolescents with high scores on the scale of Flow State, the main personality trait was extroversion. Also, the influence of age on optimal flow experience appears in the chosen activities.
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inglés
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oai:sedici.unlp.edu.ar:10915/53637
Enlace del recurso
http://sedici.unlp.edu.ar/handle/10915/53637
http://hdl.handle.net/10915/53637
http://www.memoria.fahce.unlp.edu.ar/art_revistas/pr.5849/pr.5849.pdf
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Acceso abierto
Materia
Psicología
Adolescente
Psicoanálisis