Creativity : from potential to realization /

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Other Authors / Creators:Sternberg, Robert J.
Grigorenko, Elena L.
Singer, Jerome L.
Format: Book
Edition:First edition.
Imprint: Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, [2004]
Online Access:Table of contents
Summary:Who is creative...and why? And what does it mean to be creative? Is a creative individual a master-of-all trades or a master of one? In other words, is creativity a generalized attribute or is it a domain-specific attribute? In Creativity: The Psychology of Creative Potential and Realization, authors ponder these questions and discuss the attributes that lead people to be creative in various fields such as the arts and letters, the sciences, and business. The emphasis of this volume is on the theoretical issue of whether the attributes that lead to creativity in one domain are the same as those that lead to creativity in another domain. Researchers and students alike will find these discussions delightfully intriguing. The study of creativity is burgeoning and multidisciplinary, in that it involves approaches of social, personality, cognitive, clinical, biological, differential, developmental, and educational psychology. The book will be of interest a wide range of psychologist, researchers and students.
Physical Description:x, 226 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.