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Psychicnegentropy
Inpsychodynamics,psychicnegentropyreferstomentalstatesofpositiveemotionssuchashappiness,strength,oralertness.[1]Thetermseemsto
havebeenfirstintroducedin1986byHungarianbornAmericanpsychologistMihlyCskszentmihlyi,asyncretismoftheoldertermspsychicentropy
(1928)+negentropy(1942),literallymeaningnegativepsychicentropy.[2]

See also
Antientropydifficulties

References
1.Albert,RobertS.(1992).GeniusandEminence(pg.30).Routledge.
2.(a)Cskszentmihlyi,MihlyandLarson,Reed.(1986).BeingAdolescent:ConflictandGrowthintheTeenageYears(section:Negentropy:Orderinthe
Consciousness,pg.23).BasicBooks.
(b)Cskszentmihlyi,Mihly.(1997).FindingFlow:thePsychologyofEngagementwithEverydayLife(pg.22).BasicBooks.

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