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The runaway species : how human creativity remakes the world

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This powerful, wide-ranging exploration of human creativity explores how individuals, organizations, and educational institutions can benefit from fostering it.

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Avon Free Library 153.35 BRA (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
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  • ISBN: 9781936787524
  • ISBN: 1936787520
  • ISBN: 9781948226035
  • Physical Description: 296 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Catapult, 2017.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 260-285) and index.
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Introduction: What do NASA and Picasso have in common? -- Part I. New under the sun -- To innovate is human -- The brain alters what it already knows -- Bending -- Breaking -- Blending -- Living in the B-hive -- Part II. The creative mentality -- Don't glue down the pieces -- Proliferate options -- Scout to different distances -- Tolerate risk -- Part III. Cultivating creativity -- The creative company -- The creative school -- Into the future.
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This powerful, wide-ranging exploration of human creativity explores how individuals, organizations, and educational institutions can benefit from fostering it.
Subject: Creative ability.
Imagination.
Human behavior.
Human evolution.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Decision-Making & Problem Solving.
EDUCATION / Aims & Objectives.
EDUCATION / Educational Policy & Reform.
EDUCATION / Philosophy, Theory & Social Aspects.
PSYCHOLOGY / Cognitive Neuroscience & Cognitive Neuropsychology.
PSYCHOLOGY / Creative Ability.
PSYCHOLOGY / Neuropsychology.
PSYCHOLOGY / Social Psychology.
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Neuroscience.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural & Social.
Creative ability.
Human behavior.
Human evolution.
Imagination.


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