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Author Koutstaal, Wilma, author

Title Innovating minds : a thinking framework for creativity and change / Wilma Koutstaal and Jonathan T. Binks
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2015]
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Contents What are ideas, and where do they come from? -- Seeing the forest and the trees: varying our levels of abstraction -- Staying the course and letting go: varying our degrees of mental control -- Making, finding, and improvising -- Past to future, future to future: innovating together over time -- Evey-renewing goals and keeping our aims in view -- A concepts guide
Summary A groundbreaking, scientific approach to creative thinking From entrepreneurs to teachers, engineers to artists, almost everyone stands to benefit from becoming more creative. New ways of thinking, making, and imagining have the potential to bring about revolutionary changes to both our personal lives and society as a whole. And yet, the science behind creativity has largely remained a mystery, with few people aware of the ways we can optimize our own creative and innovative ideas. Innovating Minds: Rethinking Creativity To Inspire Change offers a perspective, grounded in science, that allows
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed August 3, 2015)
Subject Adaptability (Psychology)
Creative thinking
Divergent thinking
Thought and thinking
Adaptability (Psychology)
Creative thinking.
Divergent thinking.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Cognitive Psychology.
SCIENCE -- Cognitive Science.
Thought and thinking.
Form Electronic book
Author Binks, Jonathan T., author
ISBN 0199316031