How to Be Creative Six Psychological Principles of Creativity If we can all be creative why is it so hard to come up with truly original ideas It s because creativity is mysterious Just ask any scientist artist writer or other highly creative person to explai

  • Title: How to Be Creative: Six Psychological Principles of Creativity
  • Author: JeremyDean
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  • Page: 405
  • Format: ebook
  • If we can all be creative, why is it so hard to come up with truly original ideas It s because creativity is mysterious Just ask any scientist, artist, writer or other highly creative person to explain how they come up with brilliant ideas and, if they re honest, they don t really know.But over the decades psychologists have given ordinary participants countless tests, foIf we can all be creative, why is it so hard to come up with truly original ideas It s because creativity is mysterious Just ask any scientist, artist, writer or other highly creative person to explain how they come up with brilliant ideas and, if they re honest, they don t really know.But over the decades psychologists have given ordinary participants countless tests, forms and tasks and conducted hundreds of hours of interviews From these emerge the psychological conditions of creativity Not what you should do, but how you should be In the scientific literature six principles of creativity recur again and again Knowledge explores the dangers of expertise.Problem construction how creative problems should be approached.Emotion explains which types of emotions are most creative.Combining concepts why the raw materials are already out there.Abstraction how to see your creative problem clearly.The wandering mind reveals how to think flexibly.Each are explained with examples from the research and are directly applicable to everyday creativity.As Pablo Picasso once pointed out, all children are creative the challenge is to remain creative into adulthood Unfortunately public education systems around the world seem designed to crush creativity in favor of rote learning and test passing As the years pass a fear of being wrong takes over from our natural creative tendencies.Unlike mathematics, languages or the humanities, we are rarely taught about creativity, despite its importance to our lives Yet the information is out there, waiting to be used.If you would like to be creative at work and at home and that has to be most of us the insights in this ebook will be useful.

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      Jeremy Dean has two advanced degrees in psychology and is currently a psychology researcher at University College London He is author of the acclaimed website PsyBlog , which describes scientific research into how the mind works.

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    1. Short but useful advice on some principles you can adopt to be creative I work in a creative industry and spend a lot of time researching and practising creative thinking techniques, so some of the content here wasn t new but I did get some good ideas out of it What does outside the box thinking actually mean Why are constraints useful Is being an expert helpful or a hindrance What emotional states are ideal for creativity These are some of the questions answered in Jeremy s ebook.



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