Essence of Creativity : A Guide to Tackling Difficult Problems
This unique book explores the nature of challenging problems and describes the creative techniques for addressing them. It is particularly relevant for problems that admit no obvious solution, whether they concern scientific knowledge, technology, the arts, or social situations.
- Hardback | 144 pages
- 161 x 242.8 x 16.5mm | 423g
- 15 Mar 1990
- Oxford University Press
- Oxford, United Kingdom
- numerous line illustrations
Table of contents
Introduction; Attributes of creativity; Quality of ideas and solutions; Factors of creativity; Tactics for individual productivity; Managing the project; Strategies for research; Supervising the researcher; Conclusion; Appendices; Selected bibliography; Notes; Index.
'There are practical observations in this book on the research and research supervision processes which will be of value to many researchers in the business world. The broader notion of a creativity support system is one which is becoming increasingly important in information technology. I would recommend the book for such interest groops.' Leadership & Organisation Development Journal