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Creativity in the Arts and Sciences


Amabile, Teresa M. Creativity in Context. Boulder, Colo.: Westview, 1996.

Boden, Margaret. The Creative Mind: Myths and Mechanisms. New York: BasicBooks, 1991.

Boden, Margaret A., ed. Dimensions of Creativity. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1994.

Csikszentmihályi, Mihaly. Creativity: Flow and the Psychology of Discovery and Invention. New York: HarperCollins, 1997.

Gardner, Howard. Creating Minds: An Anatomy of Creativity Seen through the Lives of Freud, Einstein, Picasso, Stravinsky, Eliot, Graham, and Gandhi. New York: BasicBooks, 1993.

Martindale, Colin. The Clockwork Muse: The Predictability of Artistic Styles. New York: BasicBooks, 1990.

Murray, Penelope, ed. Genius: The History of an Idea. Oxford: Blackwell, 1989.

Runco, Mark A., and Robert S. Albert, eds. Theories of Creativity. Newbury Park, Calif.: Sage, 1990.

Runco, Mark A., and Steven R. Pritzker, eds. Encyclopedia of Creativity. 2 vols. San Diego: Academic Press, 1999.

Simonton, Dean Keith. Origins of Genius: Darwinian Perspectives on Creativity. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.

Smith, Steven M., Thomas B. Ward, and Ronald A. Finke, eds. The Creative Cognition Approach. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1995.

Sternberg, Robert J., ed. Handbook of Creativity. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 1999.

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Science EncyclopediaScience & Philosophy: Cosine to Cyano groupCreativity in the Arts and Sciences - Historical Conceptions, Core Controversies Concerning Creativity, Contemporary Research, Bibliography