ERIC Number: EJ577411
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Donald Campbell's Model of the Creative Process: Creativity as Blind Variation and Selective Retention.
Simonton, Dean Keith
Journal of Creative Behavior, v32 n3 p153-58 3rd Qtr 1998
This introductory article discusses a blind-variation and selective-retention model of the creative process developed by Donald Campbell. According to Campbell, creativity contains three conditions: a mechanism for introducing variation, a consistent selection process, and a mechanism for preserving and reproducing selected variations. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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