Unusual Associates: A Festschrift for Frank Barron

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Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
About the Contributors
1 Frank Barron: The Man Who Comes Through Windows 3
2 Frankly Speaking 12
3 The Arcadian Affirmation 22
4 Frank Barron, Social Alchemist 32
5 On Frank Barron's Magic 36
6 Reminiscences 46
7 Creative Companion 49
8 Frank Barron and the Creativity Revolution 57
9 Objectivity in Creativity Research 69
10 How To Do Things With "Health": Reflections on Ego Strength and the Theory and Measurement of Psychological Well-being 81
11 Frank Barron's Influence on Current and Future Generations of Creativity Researchers: Some Personal Reflections 93
12 Originality and Complexity in College Women: Personality, Attitudinal, and Life Correlates Over Thirty Years 102
13 The Challenge of Research on Creativity to the Metaphysical Foundations of Science 123
14 Creativity: Who, What, When, Where 138
15 Frank Barron's Ecological Vision 148
16 Relating Personality, Intelligence and Motivation to Creativity in Science and Art 164
17 Creativity and Psychopathology: Answer to a Paradox 172
18 Metaphoric Transformations in Understanding Artistic Creations 195
19 Frank and I and the Research That Wasn't: Or Why the Streets Run Red with Blood on TV and in the Real World 213
20 Deconstructive Architecture: Modes of Disturbing From Within 223
21 Uniformity and Variation in Color Preferences 237
22 Forty Years of Experience with the Barron-Welsh Art Scale 252
23 The Transformative Writings of Frank Barron 305
24 The Universe in a Little Rock: Frank Barron, Confluent Education, and Neurotic Organizations 312
25 Discovering the Conditions Conducive to Social Creativity: A Group Experiment in Dialogical Inquiry 320
26 Managing Creativity 344
27 Cutting the Gordian Knot 352
28 Twins and Creation: An Essay on Division and Duality in Mythos of Creations and the Symbolism of Twining 359
29 The Great Laboratories 377
30 Frank Barron and the Mexican Mushrooms: A Pioneering Excursion in Creativity Research 392
31 Addiction and Transcendence in Buddhist and Western Psychology 402
32 Time and Transformation 428
33 Barron's Ordinary Wars 438
Appendixes 447
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