Creativity in Education and Learning: A Guide for Teachers and Educators / Edition 1

Creativity in Education and Learning: A Guide for Teachers and Educators / Edition 1

by Cropley, Arthur (Emeritus Professor of Psychology, University of Hamburg, Germany), A. J. Cropley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0749434473

ISBN-13: 9780749434472

Pub. Date: 04/01/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

A study of creativity in the context of education, an issue of great importance for teachers and students alike. It considers just how creativity "works" and how it can be encouraged. The book has an international and an historical sweep, and features many examples.  See more details below

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A study of creativity in the context of education, an issue of great importance for teachers and students alike. It considers just how creativity "works" and how it can be encouraged. The book has an international and an historical sweep, and features many examples.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780749434472
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/01/2001
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction1
1Creativity: basic concepts4
2The role of thinking in creativity29
3Creativity: the role of personal properties52
4Creativity in adults and children75
5Measuring creativity: creativity thinking96
6Measuring creativity: personal properties114
7Fostering creativity in educational settings133
8Creativity in higher education157
Epilogue: a brief stocktaking175
References179
Index197

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