• Organizations need a balance of the big or 'disruptive' innovation and incremental innovation, said Judy Estrin, author of Closing the Innovation Gap: Reigniting the Spark of Creativity in a Global Economy (McGraw-Hill, 2008). (shrm.org)
  • or urging governments, funders, and educational institutions to adopt open access policies, EFF is committed to building a society that supports creativity and innovation, where established players in the marketplace for technology and culture aren't allowed to silence the next generation of creators. (eff.org)
  • Creativity in general is usually distinguished from innovation in particular, where the stress is on implementation. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, Teresa Amabile and Pratt (2016) defines creativity as production of novel and useful ideas and innovation as implementation of creative ideas, while the OECD and Eurostat state that "Innovation is more than a new idea or an invention. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sir Ken Robinson, Ph.D, an expert in creativity, innovation and human resources, gave this popular talk at the TED conference in 2006. (cnn.com)
  • The tragedy is that meeting the many social, economic, spiritual and environmental challenges we now face depends absolutely on the very capacities of insight, creativity and innovation that these systems are systematically suppressing in yet another generation of young people. (cnn.com)
  • Chapter 3, Creativity, Invention and Innovation provides historical context for these themes and provides an understanding of how they fit into the designed world. (crcpress.com)
  • How Does Creativity Influence Innovation? (invent.org)
  • Creativity is important in innovation. (invent.org)
  • Future stability and success are dependent on younger generations embracing creativity and innovation to create the solutions needed to drive our world forward. (invent.org)
  • Centers and institutes dedicated to creativity and innovation are spreading, such as Stanford University's d.school , Harvard University's i-lab, Oklahoma State University's Institute for Creativity and Innovation and Ball State University's Center for Creative Inquiry . (forbes.com)
  • Other institutions are developing courses and programs devoted specifically to developing students' creativity, such as University of Michigan at Ann Arbor's interdisciplinary creative-process course , Vanderbilt University's Program in Creative Enterprise and Public Leadership and Wake Forest University's Program for Creativity and Innovation . (forbes.com)
  • Just like any other skill, creativity and innovation can be taught. (wisebread.com)
  • Steve Jobs is an obvious person to reference whenever you're talking about creativity or innovation , so I wasn't surprised to find that he has spoken about making connections before. (fastcompany.com)
  • To study creativity of young people who are on the move, we can't use our established habits," Shirley Brice Heath, an English professor emerita at Stanford University, told members of the education academy at its annual research meeting, which highlighted creativity and innovation. (edweek.org)
  • However, having multiple points of view as represented by a diverse group of employees can also increase creativity and thus innovation . (inc.com)
  • The Adobe Creative Tour empowers and inspires music fans to express their creativity in a unique partnership with Live Nation and leading artists. (adobe.com)
  • Adobe and the education arm of the Royal Shakespeare Company are working together to help teachers infuse creativity and creative problem-solving into their classrooms to help students thrive in tomorrow's workforce. (adobe.com)
  • Here's a round-up of some simple and actionable tips that will help you to enhance your creativity and so be a more productive creative. (thenextweb.com)
  • As a result, another important facet of hacking your creativity is understanding your body rhythms and planning your creative work accordingly. (thenextweb.com)
  • Gallup conducted qualitative and quantitative research to assess the extent to which creativity in learning occurs in classrooms across the U.S., its perceived value, obstacles to implementing it and the role of technology in the creative environment. (gallup.com)
  • However, verbal fluency scores for the low trait creativity group increased to the level of the high trait creative group on the intoxicated day, but the latter group's scores did not differ on the two days. (psychologytoday.com)
  • We work with partners in the creative sector and we study the impact of creativity on our society and economy. (york.ac.uk)
  • Special thanks are due to Dr Zafer Bilda for his important contribution to the creativity evaluation model through his studies of interactive art experience and the development of the Creative Engagement Model. (springer.com)
  • Motivation and creativity: Effects of motivational orientation on creative writing. (springer.com)
  • the fostering of creativity for national economic benefit, and the application of creative resources to improve the effectiveness of teaching and learning. (wikipedia.org)
  • Theories of creativity (particularly investigation of why some people are more creative than others) have focused on a variety of aspects. (wikipedia.org)
  • A focus on creative product usually appears in attempts to measure creativity (psychometrics, see below) and in creative ideas framed as successful memes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Her research interests are design creativity, design knowledge and creative cognition. (springer.com)
  • It's difficult to discuss emotions relating to creative artistic expression without digging at the roots of emotions themselves, but it's not hard to experience the emotive nature of creativity. (lifehack.org)
  • Creativity techniques are methods that encourage creative actions, whether in the arts or sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • To identify the brain network involved in creativity, Beaty and colleagues recruited a total of 163 volunteers, and used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) technology to scan their brains as they tried to conceive of creative ideas for everyday objects, like a brick or a knife or a rope. (eurekalert.org)
  • We often think of creative people as having a natural gift, but research has shown that creativity is a skill that can be taught, practiced and developed. (forbes.com)
  • Creativity centers such as those mentioned above have begun offering design thinking more broadly as a way to develop students' creative capacities in multiple disciplines. (forbes.com)
  • The Claremont Colleges, a consortium that includes Claremont McKenna, Harvey Mudd, Pitzer, Pomona and Scripps colleges, recently opened the Rick and Susan Sontag Center for Collaborative Creativity with a mission to accelerate students' creative development across all the campuses. (forbes.com)
  • Creativity is the freest form of self-expression and, for children, the creative process is more important than the finished product. (pbs.org)
  • Despite, or perhaps because of, the ambiguity and multi-dimensional nature of creativity, entire industries have been spawned from the pursuit of creative ideas and the development of creativity techniques. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Perhaps the most widespread conception of creativity in the scholarly literature is that creativity is manifested in the production of a creative work (for example, a new work of art or a scientific hypothesis) that is both "novel" and "useful. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • The incidence of such conditions among creative individuals has led researchers to speculate there may be a link between creativity and psychiatric illness. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • However, even educators hoping to improve students' creativity can inadvertently quash their willingness to take creative risks, according to Robert J. Sternberg, an expert in intelligence-testing research, who is provost and senior vice president of Oklahoma State University in Stillwater. (edweek.org)
  • While we tend to associate creativity with the arts (music, theater, painting, etc.), in reality, creative processes underlie all subject and work areas. (scholastic.com)
  • An easy foray into supporting creativity is to allow your child an ongoing means of creative expression. (scholastic.com)
  • Discovering her creative self "on her own" is the most powerful way to open the doors to increased creativity. (scholastic.com)
  • Eunice Taylor: Mesa teacher's aide led life of creativity Eunice Ann Sullivan Taylor was creative and meticulous. (azcentral.com)
  • Plus, Jung said, any creativity test that researchers use in the lab may not truly capture real-world creative abilities. (webmd.com)
  • The LIONS State of Creativity report presents in depth insights on the challenges, opportunities and approaches for the creative industry in 2021, following a period of untold disruption. (canneslions.com)
  • The report highlights the value of creativity in post-crisis growth and synthesises the findings of LIONS first global survey, carried out with 1500+ marketers, creatives and media owners, alongside one-on-one interviews with multiple global CMOs and creative and marketing leaders. (canneslions.com)
  • Almost a third of brand leaders (28%) reported growing pressure to prove the effectiveness of creativity, leading to more rigor and scrutiny around the creative work produced. (canneslions.com)
  • However, only 17% of creative partners believe that brands value creativity to the same extent. (canneslions.com)
  • Since its first outing in 1954, the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity has been bringing the creative communications industry together every year at its one-of-a-kind event in Cannes to learn, network and celebrate. (canneslions.com)
  • It is this which justifies the setting forth of a tentative theory of creativity-the nature of the creative act, the conditions under which it occurs, and the manner in which it may constructively be fostered. (thersa.org)
  • Creativity expert Michael Michalko, author of Creative Thinkering: Putting Your Imagination to Work has developed a list of 12 things most people aren't taught in school-but should be-about creativity. (good.is)
  • Our MA in Global Culture and Creativity will enable you to develop research analysis on the 21st century cultural industries and creative economy, based on cultural diversity and individual creativity. (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • The MA in Global Culture and Creativity sits within the School of Modern Languages at Cardiff University, which offers a wealth of global research and teaching resource, and provides forefront 21st century research discourse of cultural industries and the creative economy. (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • The Creative Business Transformation Lions celebrate the creativity that drives businesses forward - creative thinking that changes how brands organise themselves, how people work and how customers engage with them. (canneslions.com)
  • This Lion celebrates the expanding role of creativity and the breadth of new creative approaches that are now being used to generate value and drive competitive advantage alongside traditional brand communications. (canneslions.com)
  • Important lessons about educating for and promoting creativity in the sciences can, in our experience, be learned from studying the creative process in the arts. (nature.com)
  • certain level required for certain measures of creativity only. (slideshare.net)
  • People with two copies of the neuregulin 1 mutation - about 12 per cent of the study participants - tended to score notably higher on these measures of creativity, compared with other volunteers with one or no copy of the mutation. (slashdot.org)
  • The most difficult problem we're facing is coming up with valid measures of creativity in the visual arts and other subjects," Ms. Winner said. (edweek.org)
  • Beaty said it would be interesting to run the same experiment using various measures of creativity, not just the divergent thinking task. (webmd.com)
  • Find more tips on fostering creativity through media and reading . (pbs.org)
  • Fostering creativity in 8-10 year olds can be tricky business, as all children this age gravitate toward conformity. (scholastic.com)
  • Researchers have suggested a link between creativity and mental illness. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The Times has an interesting review of two new books that discuss the oft cited link between mental illness and artistic creativity. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Creativity often goes hand-in-hand with mental illness, such as schizophrenia. (livescience.com)
  • Schizophrenics are also known to have low D2 density in this part of the brain, suggesting a cause of the link between mental illness and creativity,' he said. (livescience.com)
  • The idea that "mental illness is the heart of creativity" has persisted for decades. (therumpus.net)
  • But does creativity increase an individual's risk of mental illness? (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Talking to The Guardian , study co-author Kari Stefansson, founder and CEO of deCODE, notes that the genetic factors identified in this study that increase the risk of mental illness only explain around 0.25% of the variation in a person's creativity. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Still, Stefansson believes their finding identifying a genetic link between creativity and mental illness is an interesting one. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Brain Pickings has a free Sunday digest of the week's most interesting and inspiring articles across art, science, philosophy, creativity, children's books, and other strands of our search for truth, beauty, and meaning. (brainpickings.org)
  • He is coauthor of Defying the Crowd: Cultivating Creativity in a Culture of Conformity and editor of The Nature of Creativity . (ascd.org)
  • Whether creativity is an innate gift or a cognitive process that anyone can jump-start is a question so intriguing that researchers keep studying it from different angles and discovering new and surprising techniques. (wsj.com)
  • The author is profoundly grateful to the artists and researchers who worked at the Creativity and Cognition Studios, University of Technology and Beta-Space, The Powerhouse Museum, Sydney. (springer.com)
  • When it comes to creativity, researchers believe it may be responsible for sorting through the ideas that emerge from the default mode network. (eurekalert.org)
  • Creativity is defined by researchers as "novel approaches requiring cognitive processes that are different from prevailing modes of thought or expression. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The researchers calculated genetic risk scores for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder for each individual, and they identified the creativity of each person - determined by their profession or enrollment in national artistic societies of dancers, actors, musicians, writers and visual artists. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • There is also an emotional creativity which is described as a pattern of cognitive abilities and personality traits related to originality and appropriateness in emotional experience. (wikipedia.org)
  • Creativity is a process involving the generation of new ideas or concepts, or new associations between existing ideas or concepts, and their substantiation into a product that has novelty and originality. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • In the intensity of our current tumultuous times, getting a handle on our thoughts might be the very currency needed to consume the chaos and boost creativity. (forbes.com)
  • Indeed, once could argue that a certain absence of knowledge is an advantage when it comes to some forms of creativity. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Three forms of creativity are exemplified in biology and studied in ALife. (mit.edu)
  • Adobe youth creativity programs ensure that every young person gets the chance to discover and express their creativity. (adobe.com)
  • The four stations let kids express their creativity as well as helping them let loose in a new social environment. (desmoinesregister.com)
  • My vision is to use whiteboard paper to cover the tables in our classroom and give students an opportunity to express their creativity while solving math problems and other challenges that may arise. (donorschoose.org)
  • It is the premise of this volume that the rising importance of creativity in modern culture is related to dramatic changes in communication. (peterlang.com)
  • Ken Robinson speaks on the importance of creativity and how closely it depends on our freedom to make mistakes. (makezine.com)
  • The following essays help you understand the importance of creativity, the myths and notions associated with it, and how you can manage and improve it. (hinduwebsite.com)
  • In Creativity and cognition 2007 . (springer.com)
  • She graduated from Musashino Art University, majored in Design (M.A), and researched abroad at Creativity and Cognition Research Studios, Loughborough University (2002). (springer.com)
  • Howard E. Gardner, a professor of cognition and education at Harvard University, considers creativity one of five "minds," or ways of thinking-along with discipline, synthesis, respect, and ethics-that will be essential for young people to succeed in the future. (edweek.org)
  • Over at The Towner, Amelia Gray talks to Catherine Lacey about the role of the self and place in fiction, the artist's responsibility to culture, and creativity and productivity. (therumpus.net)
  • We offer multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches to deciphering the 21st century evolution of culture and creativity in a global context. (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • There was something magical in that mid-summer air that would spark creativity, express different emotions, and prime ourselves for writing about character. (csmonitor.com)
  • In order to spark creativity, it is therefore necessary to escape this pattern of thinking and one of the most effective ways of doing this is to force our self out of the left brain momentarily. (theepochtimes.com)
  • For a limited time, the full text of the related article ' Inner Spark: Using Music to Study Creativity ' is being made available for fans of Scientific American's page on Facebook. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Help reduce discomfort caused by poor ergonomics and increase creativity when you use ERGO CREATIVITY. (healthy.net)
  • In order to increase creativity among this group, parents must have a clear handle on what exactly creativity is and how best to foster it. (scholastic.com)
  • While its initial focus is on fair employment, this diversity does increase the understanding that a company has of a broad and diverse customer base, but also does increase creativity through different perspectives due to those different backgrounds. (inc.com)
  • The next 8 factors are not considered the "classic" diversity, will not be monitored by the human resources department for fair employment practices, and will have marginal impact on understanding customers, but will significantly increase creativity due to the different points of view brought to the team. (inc.com)
  • Examining scientific creativity through the lens of artistic practice may allow identification of a path towards an institutional environment that explicitly values and promotes transformative creativity in science. (nature.com)
  • Now, I'm not sure creativity is something that can be "taught," but it got me to thinking. (woodcraft.com)
  • As to whether creativity can be taught, who knows? (woodcraft.com)
  • Creativity often comes naturally, but it is also a trait that can be taught and nurtured through education and play. (invent.org)
  • Can Creativity Be Taught? (therumpus.net)
  • On a scientific level, creativity is all about brain chemistry - those microscopic neurotransmitters in the brain that can make you happy or freak you out at the same time. (thenextweb.com)
  • Not only that, understanding the way your brain works and regularly training it can help you better exploit your limited creativity reserves and increase them over time. (thenextweb.com)
  • So why not hack into the brain and take control of our creativity instead of letting it mess around with us? (thenextweb.com)
  • There are two main chemicals in the brain that highly impact our creativity: serotonin and dopamine. (thenextweb.com)
  • Based on the results of that test, Beaty and colleagues developed a predictive model and tested against brain scan data collected for earlier studies on creativity. (eurekalert.org)
  • By knowing which healthy behaviors, such as creativity, share their biology with psychiatric illnesses," he adds, "we gain a better understanding of the thought processes that lead a person to become ill and how the brain might be going wrong. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Teaching creativity has been a hot-button topic this fall, from the National Academy of Education's annual meeting in Washington to a Learning and the Brain conference in Boston. (edweek.org)
  • Ellen Winner, the psychology chair and the director of the Arts and Mind Lab at Boston College, told participants at the Learning and the Brain conference that in a continuing series of studies on arts education and creativity, she had found "very little evidence that studying the arts improves grades or test scores, or that studying the arts improves creativity. (edweek.org)
  • Results from this new study offer more evidence to debunk the popular notion that creativity is a "right brain " activity. (webmd.com)
  • But creativity involves the whole brain," said Roger Beaty, a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University who led the research. (webmd.com)
  • Rex Jung is a clinical professor of neurosurgery at the University of New Mexico who studies the relationship between creativity and brain structure and function. (webmd.com)
  • He agreed that the study shows, once again, that creativity is not the domain of the "right brain. (webmd.com)
  • It's possible, said Jung, that to some extent, the brain findings also reflect qualities other than creativity -- like the ability to remain focused. (webmd.com)
  • Why study the brain origins of creativity at all? (webmd.com)
  • In terms of creativity, we think that's important for brainstorming," Beaty said. (eurekalert.org)
  • It's the synchrony between these systems that seems to be important for creativity," Beaty said. (eurekalert.org)
  • Creativity is typically defined as the ability to come up with new and useful ideas," Beaty said. (eurekalert.org)
  • Ultimately, Beaty said he hopes the study dispels some myths about creativity and where it comes from. (eurekalert.org)
  • Creativity, Beaty noted, is not limited to the arts. (webmd.com)
  • Creativity flourishes here! (bellaonline.com)
  • A focus on place considers the circumstances in which creativity flourishes, such as degrees of autonomy, access to resources, and the nature of gatekeepers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Focusing on great scientific achievements of the 20th century, this article shows that the age-creativity relationship demonstrates much greater variation over time than across fields. (pnas.org)
  • Let's hope more schools get on board with this paradigm shift so that an entire generation of students doesn't grow up living their lives according to outdated 20th-century myths about creativity. (good.is)
  • It's a damned clever video, full of good imagery and, driving it, Lehrer's energetic talk about the mysteries of human imagination and creativity. (wired.com)
  • In this study, we investigated whether creativity in convergent- and divergent-thinking tasks is promoted by the food supplement l -Tyrosine (TYR)-a biochemical precursor of dopamine, which is assumed to drive cognitive control and creativity. (springer.com)
  • The (b)link between creativity and dopamine: spontaneous eye blink rates predict and dissociate divergent and convergent thinking. (springer.com)
  • A multi-dimensional model of creativity is introduced that provides a holistic framework for evaluating the actors and elements in creativity. (springer.com)
  • Alex Osborn , a partner in a New York ad agency developed the two-mind theory of creativity. (everything2.com)
  • While looking for precisely this kind of perspective, I struck gold in an extraordinary essay published in 1954 called, modestly, " Towards a Theory of Creativity . (thersa.org)
  • My main impression is that pre-internet theories of creativity that are predominantly psychological (for instance Howard Gardner, Sternberg or Csikzsenmihalyi) feel a bit kitschy now, while theories of creativity that over-rely on techno-optimism are a bit unreal, and can leave you feeling a bit alienated. (thersa.org)
  • The psychometric approach to creativity reveals that it also involves the ability to produce more. (wikipedia.org)
  • All creativity involves combining and recombining previously known elements into unique configurations. (everything2.com)
  • The act of creativity involves applying out-of-the-box thinking and unconventional approaches. (scholastic.com)
  • Divergent thinking is the aspect of creativity in which you have to explore as many different options as possible. (psychologytoday.com)
  • This task is also a measure of creativity, but it measures the ability to find distant associations rather than divergent thinking. (psychologytoday.com)
  • They focus on a variety of aspects of creativity, including techniques for idea generation and divergent thinking, methods of re-framing problems, changes in the affective environment and so on. (wikipedia.org)
  • For the study, the participants performed a "divergent thinking" task, which measures an aspect of creativity. (webmd.com)
  • The family members of those with bipolar disorder , anorexia nervosa schizophrenia, and, to a certain level, autism, had jobs that required creativity more commonly than the general population. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • It sort of makes intuitive sense," said Dr. Dost Ongur, clinical director of the schizophrenia and bipolar disorder program at McLean Hospital, a psychiatrist hospital in Belmont, Mass. "Some of the things that go into bipolar disorder on the manic side, some of the traits -- thinking fast, creativity, charisma, charm -- can be very positive. (go.com)
  • That said, there are some interesting connections between schizotypal individuals - schizotypy is a mental condition that resembles schizophrenia, albeit with far less severe symptoms - and creativity, at least as measured in the psychology lab. (scienceblogs.com)
  • New Scientist is reporting that creativity may be linked to schizophrenia via a common gene. (slashdot.org)
  • KU Inspires is a celebration of Undergraduate Research and Creativity that will take place on Tuesday, April 14, 2020. (kutztown.edu)
  • However, the mechanism behind the dopamine-creativity link was largely a mystery. (livescience.com)
  • You will have the rare opportunity to compare the making of texts and cultural products in different cultural settings, through individual and collaborative creativity across the globe. (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • C. Diane Ealy, Ph.D., in her book The Woman's Book of Creativity writes: "Many studies have shown us that a young girl's ideas are frequently discounted by her peers and teachers. (psychcentral.com)
  • Maslow writes of creativity as an aspect of personality. (everything2.com)
  • Schafer and colleagues (2011) reviewed literature suggesting that the effects of cannabis on creativity have not been extensively studied nor are the mechanisms by which it stimulates creativity well understood. (psychologytoday.com)
  • In this practical guide, Sternberg and Williams share 25 easy-to-implement strategies for developing creativity in yourself, your students, and your colleagues. (ascd.org)
  • People tend to over-romanticise creativity as if it's some kind of magical power that you can't control and it can strike you whenever it feels like. (thenextweb.com)
  • Because we grow up in a culture that generally does not value creativity , we tend to suppress it. (theepochtimes.com)
  • Risk we tend to think of in negative terms, but high risk in play is so endorphin-loading and high-energy, so it's part of what keeps kids engaged in creativity," Ms. Heath said. (edweek.org)
  • The idea that creativity and old age are mutually exclusive is perhaps as familiar as the joke about Mozart: ''When he was your age, he was dead. (nytimes.com)
  • and, second, most of the studies used general paper-and-pencil tests that did not capture dynamic or subject-specific aspects of creativity. (edweek.org)
  • Other emerging research on creativity seems to point to two critical aspects of creativity that can be hard to teach: the willingness to take risks and learn from failure, and the ability to transfer ways of solving problems between seemingly unrelated situations. (edweek.org)
  • Unfortunately, to the precise extent that you rein in curiosity, you throttle back creativity. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • It is our perception as an artist and natural scientist that even though creativity is valued in the sciences, it is not institutionally promoted to the same extent it is in the arts. (nature.com)
  • Design Creativity 2010 comprises advanced research findings on design creativity and perspectives on future directions of design creativity research. (springer.com)
  • Taken together, these findings show fundamental shifts in the life cycle of research productivity, inform theories of the age-creativity relationship, and provide observable predictors for the age at which great achievements are made. (pnas.org)
  • Explore the benefits of using personal projects as a means to stretch your creativity and boost your photo editing techniques. (adobe.com)
  • The full aim of this volume therefore is to explore the resulting transformation in the relations of culture, creativity, and communication. (peterlang.com)
  • According to current research , 30 minutes of aerobic exercise can boost your creativity for at least two hours afterwards. (thenextweb.com)
  • Creativity is a key driver of modern, dynamic societies and is at the centre of our research excellence. (york.ac.uk)
  • Our creativity research crosses academic boundaries. (york.ac.uk)
  • People who rate high in openness to new experiences in personality tests also may be more distractible and curious, according to a 2010 study in Creativity Research Journal. (wsj.com)
  • He is a member of the Advisory Board, is heading the Design Creativity SIG of the Design Society and a Fellow of the DRS (Design Research Society). (springer.com)
  • This article makes two contributions to research on the age-creativity relationship. (pnas.org)
  • Research shows that creativity and intelligence are linked with the physical connections in our brains. (fastcompany.com)
  • Not only did these people enhance their lives with their creativity but the lives of the entire world were impacted. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Weiner (2000), for example, noted "From American Indian use of peyote to Chinese people using plum wine, to Coleridge's opium use, and Hemingway's alcohol consumption, individuals have found that the exaggerated emotions and altered perspectives they've gained from drugs stimulated their creativity" (p. 211). (psychologytoday.com)
  • But, it seems that these diseases can sometimes enhance or otherwise contribute to creativity in some people. (psychcentral.com)
  • Creativity can mean many things to different people. (invent.org)
  • If you wish to change your personality or write the next Harry Potter series, think of the creativity involved to do so. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • The theories are entitled creativity as a function of behavior , of personality , and of cognitive processes, respectively. (everything2.com)
  • First, existing work-dating from the 19th century and spanning multiple disciplines-has emphasized differences in when creativity peaks across various fields, assuming that each field shows a fixed age-creativity pattern ( 1 - 8 ). (pnas.org)
  • We invest millions in youth scholarships, grants, and software donations each year to fuel creativity and make career dreams a reality. (adobe.com)
  • Learn how you can teach your child to still value creativity. (scholastic.com)
  • Thus, parents who value creativity are working against two almost overwhelming forces: the expected developmental drive towards conformity and the educational drive towards creating a classroom of students who all have the same knowledge. (scholastic.com)
  • But have the goalposts for how we approach and define creativity changed as a result? (canneslions.com)
  • It's not that I think we need to define creativity, because an over-reliance on definitions is pseudo-intelligent, a pretence at axiomatic logic that denatures living ideas. (thersa.org)
  • The tests were designed to measure creativity, asking the subjects to find many different solutions to a problem. (livescience.com)
  • Eighty-seven percent of teachers and 77% of parents agree that teaching approaches that inspire creativity in the learning process have a bigger payoff for students. (gallup.com)
  • Many authors and artists have recommended fresh air or a long walk for firing up the neurons, to inspire creativity or getting rid of writer's block. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • That is one of the implications of a new study that suggests upbeat work environments can improve creativity. (psychcentral.com)
  • Five different views of the cognitive processes underlying creativity are described below. (everything2.com)
  • From our point of view as an artist and a natural scientist, we strongly argue that close observation of artistic creativity (Collingwood, 1937 ), defined as ideas and actions that transform laws, principals, materials, and thoughts both of the artist and the audiences, can be informative for scientific progress. (nature.com)
  • It is commonly argued that the notion of "creativity" originated in Western cultures through Christianity, as a matter of divine inspiration. (wikipedia.org)
  • Information and inspiration: psychology & creativity. (scoop.it)
  • Once this state is reached, space will be created for inspiration, creativity , and new ideas to begin bubbling to the surface. (theepochtimes.com)
  • In Creativity Takes Courage, Flow brings together inspiration, hands-on projects, boundary-pushing activities, and special paper goodies to show readers how to unleash their inner artists. (workman.com)
  • To fulfill your children's need for creativity and self-expression, be sure to provide activities that are based on their interests. (pbs.org)
  • In light of these effects, it was interesting to find a study on the effects of smoking cannabis on creativity . (psychologytoday.com)
  • The aim of the current study was to determine whether more psychiatric diagnoses, such as depression , alcohol and drug abuse, schizoaffective disorder , autism , ADHD , anxiety syndrome, anorexia nervosa, and suicide, were linked with creativity as well. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Leavis's conception of creativity in language not only underlies his charismatic impact on students and readers but also remains the most plausible rationale for any publicly funded study of literature. (jhu.edu)
  • But perhaps the most insidious and common manifestation of repressed creativity in women is depression. (psychcentral.com)
  • Helping creativity, beating depression. (telegraph.co.uk)