Creative Ecologies: Where Thinking is a Proper Job

Creative Ecologies: Where Thinking is a Proper Job

by Bronislaw Malinowski, John Howkins


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781412814287
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
Publication date: 07/31/2010
Pages: 167
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.36(d)

About the Author

John Howkins is the chairman of BOP Consultants and has advised numerous international organizations, government and global firms. He is also visiting professor at Lincoln University in the United Kingdom and Vice Dean and Visiting Professor at the Shanghai School of Creativity, Shanghai Theatre Academy, China. He is the author of numerous books including Four Global Scenarios for Information, Understanding Television, and Mass Media in China.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

1 The Challenge 6

2 First Ideas 21

3 Scope and Scale 36

4 The Adaptive Mind 43

5 Creative Places 71

6 Negotiating Uncertainty 88

7 The Way Forward 105

8 New Places, New Policies 117

9 Three Steps to Growth 126

10 The New Billion 135

Notes 139

References 145

Acknowledgements 149

Index 153

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