Creativity in Education & Learning: A Guide for Teachers and Educators

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Psychology Press, 2001 - Education - 202 pages
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A study of creativity in the context of education, an issue of great importance for teachers and students alike. It considers just how creativity "works" and how it can be encouraged. The book has an international and an historical sweep, and features many examples.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
basic concepts
4
2 The role of thinking in creativity
29
the role of personal properties
52
4 Creativity in adults and children
75
creative thinking
96
personal properties
114
7 Fostering creativity in educational settings
133
8 Creativity in higher education
157
a brief stocktaking
175
References
179
INDEX
197
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Arthur J. Cropley is Emeritus Professor of Psychology at the University of Hamburg.

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