The Nature of Creative Development
Stanford University Press, 18.05.2006 - 572 Seiten
The Nature of Creative Development presents a new understanding of the basis of creativity. Describing patterns of development seen in creative individuals, the author shows how creativity grows out of distinctive interests that often form years before one makes his/her main conributions.
The book is filled with case studies that analyze creative developments across a wide range of fields. The individuals examined range from Virginia Woolf and Albert Einstein to Thomas Edison and Ray Kroc. The text also considers contemporary creatives interviewed by the author.
Feinstein provides a useful framework for those engaged in creative work or in managing such individuals. This text will help the reader understand the nature of creativity, including the difficulties that one may encounter in working creatively and ways to overcome them.
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Creative Interests and Conceptions of Creative Interests
The Development of Creative Interests
Intrinsic Sources of Interest
Extrinsic and Strategic Factors in the Development of Creative Interests
Kinds of Creative Interests
The Distinctiveness and Breadth of Creative Interests
Resonances and Connections
Creativity in Projects
Multiple Interests introduction
Patterns of Creative Development Patterns of Projects Projects and Interests
Patterns of Creative Development Evolution of Interests and Sequences of Interests
Difficulties in Creative Development
Creative Development and Linkages of Cultural Transmission Modeling Cultural Development
Epilogue Modeling Individuals in Social Systems
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