Encyclopedia of Creativity, Second Edition

Encyclopedia of Creativity, Second Edition

Mark A. Runco


the 1st variation of the profitable Encyclopedia of Creativity served to set up the learn 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 improvement and expression of creativity around the lifespan, the environmental stipulations that motivate or discourage creativity, creativity inside of particular disciplines like tune, dance, movie, paintings, literature, etc., the connection of creativity and psychological wellbeing and fitness, intelligence, and learning kinds, and the method of being artistic. This reference additionally appeals to a lay viewers with articles specifically at the program of creativity to company settings. on hand on-line through ScienceDirect and in constrained print release.

  • Named a 2012 impressive educational name by way of the yank Library Association's selection publication
  • Serves as a compendium of stories of a couple of domain-specific parts, akin to performing, dance, expressive arts, movie, nutrients, song, faith, technology, activities, theater, and writing.
  • Creativity and schooling are tested in articles approximately concept methods, 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 facets of creativity may be investigated in articles approximately altered and transitional states, analogies, realization, cognitive kind, divergent considering, movement and optimum event, metacognition, metaphors, problem-finding, problem-solving, and distant associates.
  • Covers enterprise and organizational creativity in articles approximately ads with paintings, artistic visuals, business/management, creativity training, creativity routines, 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 region and sophistication of society, cultural range, the darkish part of creativity, East vs. West, networking, social psychology, conflict, zeitgeist, and others.
  • Personal and interpersonal creativity is mentioned in articles in relation to collaboration, relations, lifestyles phases, mentors, networking, own creativity and self-actualization.
  • Focuses on medical information regarding creativity, there also are articles that debate mind and neuropsychology, recommendations of creativity, definitions of creativity, services, longitudinal reports, getting to know artwork, artists and paintings audiences, examine equipment, phenomenology learn and qualitative research.
  • Online model comprises an extra 26 biographies of famously inventive humans

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