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ERIC Number: EJ608488
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0418
Information Retrieval and Creativity: Towards Support for the Original Thinker.
Ford, Nigel
Journal of Documentation, v55 n5 p528-42 Dec 1999
Discusses the requirements of information retrieval systems to support creative thinking as well as more convergent thinking. Highlights include the nature of creative thinking; similarity relationships; serendipity; machine processing of similarities; high order knowledge representation; and fuzzy and parallel information retrieval. (Contains 34 references.) (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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