ERIC Number: EJ587704
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Idea-Generation Techniques: A Formulary of Active Ingredients.
Smith, Gerald F.
Journal of Creative Behavior, v32 n2 p107-33 2nd Qtr 1998
Reports the results of a study of active ingredients of creativity techniques, devices that promote idea generation, through an analysis of 172 idea-generation methods which identified three types of idea-generation devices--strategies, tactics, and enablers. These devices were organized into meaningful categories comprising a formulary of active ingredients. Each of the 50 identified devices is described. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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