Thinkertoys A Handbook of Creative-Thinking Techniques

ISBN-10: 1580087736

ISBN-13: 9781580087735

Edition: 2nd 2006 (Revised)

Authors: Michael Michalko

List price: $19.99 Buy it from $3.89 Rent it from $15.98
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


Used Starting from $4.28
New Starting from $16.84
Rent Starting from $15.98
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
SQL Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
MS Excel® 2010 Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
MS Word® 2010 Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
MS PowerPoint® 2010 Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $19.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony
Publication date: 6/8/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 416
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.760
Language: English

Michalko leads workshops and seminars on fostering creativity, facilitates think tanks, and consults with corporations worldwide.

Preface to the New Edition
The Barking Cat (Introduction)
Original Spin
Mind Pumping
Linear Thinkertoys
False Faces (reversal)
Slice and Dice (attribute listing)
Cherry Split (fractionation)
Think Bubbles (mind mapping)
SCAMPER (questions)
Tug-of-War (force-field analysis)
Idea Box (morphological analysis)
Idea Grid (FCB grid)
Lotus Blossom (diagramming)
Phoenix (questions)
The great Transpacific Airline and Storm Door Company (matrix)
Future Fruit (future scenarios)
Brutethink (random stimulation)
Hall of Fame (forced connection)
Circle of Opportunity (forced connection)
Ideatoons (pattern language)
Clever Trevor (talk to a stranger)
Intuitive Thinkertoys
Chilling Out (relaxation)
Blue Roses (intuition)
The Three B's (incubation)
rattlesnakes and Roses (analogies)
Stone Soup (fantasy questions)
True and False (janusian thinking)
Dreamscape (dreams)
Da Vinci's Technique (drawing)
Dali's Technique (hypnogogic imagery)
Not Kansas (imagery)
The Shadow (psychosynthesis)
The Book of the Dead (hieroglyphics)
The Spirit of Koinonia
Warming Up
Orthodox Brainstorming
Raw Creativity
Murder Board
You Are Not a Field of Grass
About the Author
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.