Creativity: The ability to generate new ideas or images.ArtPsychopharmacology: The study of the effects of drugs on mental and behavioral activity.Famous PersonsMedicine in ArtPoetry as Topic: Literary and oral genre expressing meaning via symbolism and following formal or informal patterns.PaintingsThinking: Mental activity, not predominantly perceptual, by which one apprehends some aspect of an object or situation based on past learning and experience.Negativism: State of mind or behavior characterized by extreme skepticism and persistent opposition or resistance to outside suggestions or advice. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)Music: Sound that expresses emotion through rhythm, melody, and harmony.Aptitude: The ability to acquire general or special types of knowledge or skill.Wilderness: Environment un-modified by human activity. Areas in which natural processes operate without human interference.Pleasure: Sensation of enjoyment or gratification.Malus: A plant genus in the family ROSACEAE, order Rosales, subclass Rosidae. It is best known as a source of the edible fruit (apple) and is cultivated in temperate climates worldwide.Congresses as Topic: Conferences, conventions or formal meetings usually attended by delegates representing a special field of interest.Pharmacopoeias as Topic: Authoritative treatises on drugs and preparations, their description, formulation, analytic composition, physical constants, main chemical properties used in identification, standards for strength, purity, and dosage, chemical tests for determining identity and purity, etc. They are usually published under governmental jurisdiction (e.g., USP, the United States Pharmacopoeia; BP, British Pharmacopoeia; P. Helv., the Swiss Pharmacopoeia). They differ from FORMULARIES in that they are far more complete: formularies tend to be mere listings of formulas and prescriptions.International Cooperation: The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.United States Food and Drug Administration: An agency of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE concerned with the overall planning, promoting, and administering of programs pertaining to maintaining standards of quality of foods, drugs, therapeutic devices, etc.Drug Approval: Process that is gone through in order for a drug to receive approval by a government regulatory agency. This includes any required pre-clinical or clinical testing, review, submission, and evaluation of the applications and test results, and post-marketing surveillance of the drug.Stifle: In horses, cattle, and other quadrupeds, the joint between the femur and the tibia, corresponding to the human knee.Schools: Educational institutions.Lameness, Animal: A departure from the normal gait in animals.Shame: An emotional attitude excited by realization of a shortcoming or impropriety.Ego: The conscious portion of the personality structure which serves to mediate between the demands of the primitive instinctual drives, (the id), of internalized parental and social prohibitions or the conscience, (the superego), and of reality.Smegmamorpha: Group of fish under the superorder Acanthopterygii, separate from the PERCIFORMES, which includes swamp eels, mullets, sticklebacks, seahorses, spiny eels, rainbowfishes, and KILLIFISHES. The name is derived from the six taxa which comprise the group. (From http://www.nanfa.org/articles/Elassoma/elassoma.htm, 8/4/2000)Mythology: A body of stories, the origins of which may be unknown or forgotten, that serve to explain practices, beliefs, institutions or natural phenomena. Mythology includes legends and folk tales. It may refer to classical mythology or to a body of modern thought and modern life. (From Webster's 1st ed)Imitative Behavior: The mimicking of the behavior of one individual by another.Emotions: Those affective states which can be experienced and have arousing and motivational properties.Expressed Emotion: Frequency and quality of negative emotions, e.g., anger or hostility, expressed by family members or significant others, that often lead to a high relapse rate, especially in schizophrenic patients. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 7th ed)Renal Nutcracker Syndrome: Left RENAL VEIN compression between the AORTA, ABDOMINAL and the SUPERIOR MESENTERIC ARTERY. Variable symptoms include HYPERTENSION, RENOVASCULAR; HEMATURIA; and VARICOSE VEINS.Voice: The sounds produced by humans by the passage of air through the LARYNX and over the VOCAL CORDS, and then modified by the resonance organs, the NASOPHARYNX, and the MOUTH.Exercise Test: Controlled physical activity which is performed in order to allow assessment of physiological functions, particularly cardiovascular and pulmonary, but also aerobic capacity. Maximal (most intense) exercise is usually required but submaximal exercise is also used.Exercise: Physical activity which is usually regular and done with the intention of improving or maintaining PHYSICAL FITNESS or HEALTH. Contrast with PHYSICAL EXERTION which is concerned largely with the physiologic and metabolic response to energy expenditure.
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Yet there is still ambivalence: Conversations about a creativity crisis often emphasize the need to infuse more creative thinking into students' school experiences-as long as it doesn't depress test scores. (ascd.org)
  • When leaders are confident in their own creative abilities, they are also likely to value creativity more highly, and therefore seek it in their team. (forbes.com)
  • Nevertheless, it does appear that if you have a balanced leader that is confident in their own creative capabilities it will result in the facilitation of creativity throughout the organization. (forbes.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • For the past 5 decades the psychology of creativity has been influenced by what is known as the 4 P's of creative expression: person, process, product, and press. (psu.edu)
  • To examine creativity theory and knowledge-generating activities in relation to media, culture, and creative artefacts. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • To provide a forum for the wider discourse about current research in media, culture, and creativity, and give students wider exposure to the many types of research and approaches influencing the creative industries and creative studies. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • In a 2010 article by psychologists Susan McFadden and Anne Basting (1), compelling evidence was presented that shows elderly people who have better relationships, more creativity, and more flexibility of thought tend to demonstrate clearer thinking as they age, and even those who are more creative and coping with diseases such as dementia have an improved quality of life over those who are isolated and less involved in brain-engaging activities. (bellaonline.com)
  • Asking kids to think in creative ways may even help boost their resumes, the article suggests, citing Boeing Co., as an employer that lists creativity and imagination in its job requirements. (edweek.org)
  • Mind with consumer behavior evolving toward a more empowered status - the definition of creativity has shifted from one-dimensional skills to a four-dimensional type of creativity that blends logical thinking with creative problem solving. (uxmag.com)
  • In fact, this brand of creativity is more like creative problem solving vs. the way many people still traditionally view creativity. (uxmag.com)
  • Although this openness to new ideas might sound like just waiting around for serendipity to strike, it's a more deliberate process… Simonton's research has similarly shown that the best predictor of creative achievement is an openness to experience and cognitive exploration…None of this means that goals don't have a place, but they're not a great driver of creativity. (lifehacker.com.au)
  • Creativity is a website, formerly a monthly magazine, covering all things creative in advertising and design. (wikipedia.org)
  • Creativity covers the creative process, from concept through execution. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Both of them were holding forth at ''Metaphors of Self: Creativity and Reminiscence in Old Age,'' a two-day conference at which 250 gerontologists, artists, scholars and visitors of all ages gathered under the auspices of the Brookdale Center last week. (nytimes.com)
  • 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 5 A's framework-actor, action, artifact, audience, affordances-is grounded in current literature from sociocultural and ecological psychology as well as theories of the distributed mind and tries to achieve a more comprehensive and unitary perspective on creativity. (psu.edu)
  • Much like different knowledge and education, diversified experiences increase team creativity. (inc.com)
  • When your team is made of members who worked in very different business units and possibly different companies--you are assured to increase team creativity. (inc.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • For the study, the participants performed a "divergent thinking" task, which measures an aspect of creativity. (webmd.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • That is one of the implications of a new study that suggests upbeat work environments can improve creativity. (psychcentral.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)
  • Now, it should be said that the study found that women tend to do this much better than men, but they might provide you with some guidance on supporting creativity in your own teams. (forbes.com)
  • Results from this new study offer more evidence to debunk the popular notion that creativity is a "right brain " activity. (webmd.com)
  • He agreed that the study shows, once again, that creativity is not the domain of the "right brain. (webmd.com)
  • Why study the brain origins of creativity at all? (webmd.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)
  • Creativity in knowledge work: A process model and requirements for support. (springer.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)
  • Onezumi and I started Intervention (a combo of the words "Internet" + "Convention") in 2010 as an outgrowth of our own online work in webcomics -- an area of internet creativity that has led to multi-million dollar business entities and phenomenal crowdsourced kickstarter campaigns , and has made many fully self-employed independent artists a living in its short history. (techdirt.com)
  • Creativity is complex, and we're only scratching the surface here, so there's much more work that's needed. (eurekalert.org)
  • By reading, writing, experimenting and talking you can develop a certain intimate familiarity with the concepts that shape your work, which is why my first reaction to creativity taking a central place in RSA's vision and mission was constructively sceptical if not critical - I didn't feel that kind of connection and could barely imagine developing it. (thersa.org)
  • If you show creativity , reliability and diligence, we can continue to work together. (freelancer.com)
  • That there are limits to biological creativity is suggested by ALife work bearing on instances of biological impossibility. (mit.edu)
  • Your survival will depend on your creativity and ability to work together. (dilbert.com)
  • We like to think that creativity is a spigot you can turn on and off, but it just doesn't work that way for most of us. (lifehacker.com.au)
  • Organizational psychologist Adam Grant shares why team building activities don't work, why the corner office sends a bad signal and why procrastination can be a key ingredient to creativity. (steelcase.com)
  • Yet, students spend most of their time on traditional lessons that do little to encourage creativity, even though the growing availability of technology promises new ways of learning. (gallup.com)
  • Creativity in learning produces positive critical outcomes for students, which are further enhanced when teachers leverage the full potential of technology. (gallup.com)
  • STEM students need to develop the ability to go beyond facts and to develop creativity that will enable them to push ahead in their careers and to enable STEM to move forward. (crcpress.com)
  • In the continuing debate about American competitiveness in the global economy, politicians and educators alike have pointed not to students' test scores, but to their creativity and ingenuity, as models for the rest of the world. (edweek.org)
  • Wauwatosa students show off their creativity, duct tape masterpieces Kindergarten through sixth graders strutted down the catwalk in costumes Wednesday, Oct. 25 as a part of the fourth annual duct tape fashion show. (jsonline.com)
  • To provide the opportunity for students to critically consider the role and significance of creativity within an academic context and to analyse its role in generating knowledge. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • The article tells the story of three high school students who won an international creativity and problem-solving competition while they were in elementary school and went on to found an organization th. (edweek.org)
  • According to Eric Lui, the founder of Creativity Matters , good teachers encourage students to tap into their imaginations when approaching problems, and that teaching style should be given more emphasis. (edweek.org)
  • The site was acquired by The Ad Age Group in March 2002, at which time it changed to a subscription-only service bundled with Creativity magazine. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)