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EXP 3604 Creativity
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Creativity Finding solutions that are novel, high quality, and useful
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Measuring Creativity Divergent production Research shows moderate relationship between divergent production and other measures of creativity Problem: doesn’t meet criteria
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Investment Theory of Creativity Creative people produce a creative idea when no one else is interested in doing so 6 essential elements: Intelligence Knowledge Motivation Encouraging environment Appropriate thinking style
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Unformatted text preview: Appropriate personality Motivation Intrinsic motivation to work on the task for its own sake Extrinsic work on task for anticipated reward Theory: people are more likely to be creative when enjoy the task Incubation Situation where you are initially unsuccessful in solving a problem, but you are more likely to solve the problem after taking a break Mechanism? Blocked by top-down processing; break releases...
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