Encyclopedia of Creativity, Second Edition

Encyclopedia of Creativity, Second Edition

Mark A. Runco


the 1st version of the profitable Encyclopedia of Creativity served to set up the research of creativity is a box in itself. Now thoroughly up-to-date and revised in its moment edition, coverage encompasses the definition of creativity, the advance and expression of creativity around the lifespan, the environmental stipulations that inspire or discourage creativity, creativity inside particular disciplines like track, dance, movie, paintings, literature, etc., the connection of creativity and psychological health and wellbeing, intelligence, and learning kinds, and the method of being inventive. This reference additionally appeals to a lay viewers with articles specifically at the software of creativity to company settings. to be had on-line through ScienceDirect and in constrained print release.

  • Named a 2012 striking educational identify through the yankee Library Association's selection publication
  • Serves as a compendium of experiences of a couple of domain-specific components, similar to performing, dance, expressive arts, movie, foodstuff, tune, faith, technological know-how, activities, theater, and writing.
  • Creativity and schooling are tested in articles approximately suggestion strategies, akin to developmental traits in artistic talents and potentials, the enhancement of creativity, intelligence, wisdom, play, prodigies, courses and classes, expertise and educating creativity.
  • Cognitive points of creativity should be investigated in articles approximately altered and transitional states, analogies, consciousness, cognitive variety, divergent pondering, movement and optimum event, metacognition, metaphors, problem-finding, problem-solving, and distant associates.
  • Covers company and organizational creativity in articles approximately advertisements with artwork, artistic visuals, business/management, creativity training, creativity workouts, entrepreneurship, team dynamics, innovation, management, organizational tradition, organizational improvement, groups, and coaching, between others.
  • Explicitly examines the complicated interrelationship among society and creativity in articles approximately awards, conformity and conventionality, the inventive zone and sophistication of society, cultural range, the darkish aspect of creativity, East vs. West, networking, social psychology, conflict, zeitgeist, and others.
  • Personal and interpersonal creativity is mentioned in articles in terms of collaboration, kin, lifestyles phases, mentors, networking, own creativity and self-actualization.
  • Focuses on medical information regarding creativity, there also are articles that debate mind and neuropsychology, thoughts of creativity, definitions of creativity, services, longitudinal experiences, studying artwork, artists and artwork audiences, examine tools, phenomenology examine and qualitative research.
  • Online model comprises an extra 26 biographies of famously inventive humans

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