ERIC Number: EJ577412
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Cognitive Mechanisms in Human Creativity: Is Variation Blind or Sighted?.
Sternberg, Robert J.
Journal of Creative Behavior, v32 n3 p159-76 3rd Qtr 1998
Argues that the cognitive mechanisms in human creativity are, for the most part, sighted rather than blind. Reviews attempts to apply evolutionary ideas to psychology and argues that these ideas do not apply to the psychology of human creativity. An alternative sighted-variation framework is then proposed. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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