ERIC Number: EJ243681
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981
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Cultivating Imagination: Factors That Enhance and Inhibit Creativity in Brainstorming Groups.
Jablin, Fredric M.
Human Communication Research, v7 n3 p245-58 Spr 1981
Explores inconsistent findings in earlier brainstorming research. Indicates that variation in the number of high and low apprehensive communicators assigned to a brainstorming group affects member productivity, perceptions of status differentiation, and satisfaction with the group. Supports the conclusion that communication predispositions and group composition are predictors of brainstorming performance. (JMF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Information Analyses
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