Creativity Question

ISBN-10: 082230354X

ISBN-13: 9780822303541

Edition: 1976

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List price: $28.95
Copyright year: 1976
Publisher: Duke University Press
Publication date: 11/15/1976
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.210
Language: English

Carl Hausman is the author of more than two dozen books, papers, and journals, many of which focus on metaphor theory and the philosophy of creativity. Some of his best known works include The Complete Small-Business Sourcebook (written with Wilbur Cross); Coping with Hearing Loss: A Guide for Adults and their Families; Crafting the News for Electronic Media: Writing, Reporting and Producing; and A Discourse on Novelty and Creation. Also the co-editor of the Journal of Speculative Philosophy, Carl Hausman has been an adjunct professor at the University of Louisville in Kentucky.

Introduction: The Creativity Question
Seminal Accounts
Creation as Making
Genius Gives the Rules
Genius As Inherited
Creative Writers and Daydreaming
Descriptive Accounts
Creation as Craft
Fancy and Imagination
The Role of Hunches in Scientific Thought
Stages in the Creative Process
Creative Thought in Artists
Genius and Insanity
Creativity in Self-Actualizing People
Explanations 1: Forms and Scope
The Teleology of the Creative Act
Creative Intuition in Art and Poetry
Biosociation in Creation
Life and Creation
On the Relation of Analytic Psychology to Poetic Art
Unconscious Processes in the Artist
On Preconscious Mental Processes
Creation and Neurosis
Unconscious Scanning and Dedifferentiation in Artistic Perception
Perceptual Modes and Creation
Concern for Discovery in the Creative Process
Psychology Approaches to Creativity in Science
Architects, Personality Types, and Creativity
The Psychology of Creativity
Creativity and Intelligence in Children
Education and Creativity
The Associative Basis of the Creative Process
Explanations 2: Special Trends
Women and Creativity
Metaphor and Invention
Creativity and the Bisected Brain
Extrasensory Perception and Creativity
A Behavioral Model of Creation
A Computer Model Approach to Creativity
Alternative Approaches
A Rejection of Determinism
Emergent Novelty
Creation as Unpredictable
Toward a Theory of Creativity
On the Creation of Art
The Process of Janusian Thinking in Creativity
Intuition and Expression in Art
Consciousness and Attention in Art
Creativity and Rationalism
Selected Bibliography
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