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ERIC Number: EJ549061
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1040-0419
Forced Incubation.
Wells, Donald H.
Creativity Research Journal, v9 n4 p407-09 1996
A survey of 98 college professors regarding their creative writing habits and productivity found that creative productivity was significantly correlated with the use of forced incubation (deliberate time delay to allow naturally unenhanced incubation of ideas to occur). Professors who intentionally set aside manuscripts for a period of time to allow for the incubation process tended to be the most productive. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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