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7. Creativitywhere to?

7. Creativity: where to?  

Vlad Glăveanu

in Creativity: A Very Short Introduction

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May 2021
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May 2021
eISBN: 
9780191878893
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198842996.003.0007
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chapter
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9780198842996
This chapter explores the future of creativity, launching two calls for creativity research in the 21st century. The first one concerns what can be called the democratization of ... More
4. Is synaesthesia a ‘gift’ or a ‘condition’?

4. Is synaesthesia a ‘gift’ or a ‘condition’?  

Julia Simner

in Synaesthesia: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2019
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Jun 2019
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9780191813405
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198749219.003.0004
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chapter
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9780198749219
Is there a consequence to having synaesthesia, even beyond the obvious difference of experiencing merged sensations? Do synaesthetes also have qualities that make them different to ... More
9. Perspiration and inspiration

9. Perspiration and inspiration  

Andrew Robinson

in Genius: A Very Short Introduction

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Feb 2011
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Sep 2013
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9780191778056
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199594405.003.0009
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9780199594405
‘Perspiration and inspiration’ shows that gradual preparation with sudden illumination, dogged work with a eureka experience, are defining features of genius. Various psychological studies ... More
5. The psychology of music performance

5. The psychology of music performance  

Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis

in The Psychology of Music: A Very Short Introduction

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Dec 2018
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Nov 2018
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9780190640163
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780190640156.003.0005
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chapter
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9780190640156
Performers occupy a special role within contemporary Western musical culture. Since two individuals can produce markedly different responses by playing the same notes, it is clear that ... More
7. Depression in modern society

7. Depression in modern society  

Mary Jane Tacchi and Jan Scott

in Depression: A Very Short Introduction

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Jan 2017
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Jan 2017
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9780191785788
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199558650.003.0007
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chapter
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9780199558650
No age, gender, or social group is immune to depression and it is a very common human experience. ‘Depression in modern society’ considers the global impact of depression and how major ... More
5. The when and where of creativity

5. The when and where of creativity  

Vlad Glăveanu

in Creativity: A Very Short Introduction

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May 2021
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May 2021
eISBN: 
9780191878893
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198842996.003.0005
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9780198842996
This chapter assesses the temporal (when) and socio-material (where) dimensions of context when it comes to creativity. Not only does it take time to create, but creative action itself ... More
4. The how of creativity

4. The how of creativity  

Vlad Glăveanu

in Creativity: A Very Short Introduction

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May 2021
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May 2021
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9780191878893
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198842996.003.0004
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9780198842996
This chapter focuses on creative processes. People would not be able to have creative ideas in the first place if they did not have a brain to support ideation and a body that allows ... More
2. The who of creativity

2. The who of creativity  

Vlad Glăveanu

in Creativity: A Very Short Introduction

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May 2021
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May 2021
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9780191878893
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198842996.003.0002
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9780198842996
This chapter discusses the question of ‘who’ creates. The answer to this question is the person who is creative, but this person is not alone. They create from within a network of relations ... More
3. The what of creativity

3. The what of creativity  

Vlad Glăveanu

in Creativity: A Very Short Introduction

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May 2021
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May 2021
eISBN: 
9780191878893
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198842996.003.0003
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chapter
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9780198842996
This chapter examines the ‘what’ of creativity, which is represented by those products coming out of creative processes. These products vary widely. Designer chairs, cups made of entirely ... More
6. The why of creativity

6. The why of creativity  

Vlad Glăveanu

in Creativity: A Very Short Introduction

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May 2021
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May 2021
eISBN: 
9780191878893
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198842996.003.0006
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198842996
This chapter addresses why people engage in creativity. This question can be answered at different levels. On the one hand, one can refer to what motivates creative people to do what they ... More
1. Creativitywhat is it?

1. Creativity: what is it?  

Vlad Glăveanu

in Creativity: A Very Short Introduction

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May 2021
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May 2021
eISBN: 
9780191878893
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198842996.003.0001
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9780198842996
This chapter defines creativity. It begins by studying the three examples of Prometheus, Leonardo da Vinci, and the Romanian protests, which illustrate three different expressions of ... More
Creativity: A Very Short Introduction

Creativity: A Very Short Introduction  

Vlad Glăveanu

Print Publication Year: 
May 2021
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May 2021
eISBN: 
9780191878893
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198842996.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780198842996
Creativity: A Very Short Introduction explores the history, theory, and practice of creativity from a psychological perspective. For thousands of years humanity has engaged in ... More
7. School’s out!

7. School’s out!  

Gary Thomas

in Education: A Very Short Introduction (2 ed.)

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Sep 2021
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Sep 2021
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9780191891663
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10.1093/actrade/9780198859086.003.0007
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9780198859086
‘School's out’ reviews criticism of schools. There are first of all those who say that school does not pay. There has been an accumulating body of evidence to show that there is no clear ... More
4. Intelligence and creativity

4. Intelligence and creativity  

Andrew Robinson

in Genius: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778056
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199594405.003.0004
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199594405
‘Intelligence and creativity’ discusses intelligence and creativity tests to see whether they shed light on what makes a genius. Studies by Lewis Terman and Catherine Cox attempting to ... More
Genius: A Very Short Introduction

Genius: A Very Short Introduction  

Andrew Robinson

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778056
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199594405.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199594405
Homer, Leonardo da Vinci, Mozart, Shakespeare, and Tolstoy; Curie, Darwin, Einstein, Galileo, and Newton. What do these world-famous artists and scientists have in common? Most of us would ... More

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