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Author Starko, Alane J.

Title Creativity in the classroom : schools of curious delight / Alane Jordan Starko ; illustrations by Jared Chrislip and David Jernigan.

Imprint White Plains, N.Y. : Longman Publishers USA, ©1995.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  370.157 S795C    Check Shelf
Description ix, 342 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Understanding Creative People and Processes -- What is Creativity? -- Getting Started: Defining Creativity -- Why Do People Create? -- A Quick Look at Learning Theory -- Teaching for Creativity Versus Creative Teaching -- Authentic Problems and Processes -- Theories and Models of Creativity -- The Creative Process -- Dewey and Wallas--To Incubate or Not to Incubate -- Torrance and the Parnes-Osborne Model -- Early Views -- Psychoanalytic Theories -- Freud's Approach -- Kris and Kubie -- Jung's Theories -- Contemporary Psychoanalysts -- Behaviorist or Associationist Theories -- Skinner and the Chickens -- Mednick's Associative Theory -- Humanist and Developmental Theories -- Maslow's Theories -- Rogers' Approach -- Developmental Stages of Creativity -- Creativity, Intelligence, and Cognition -- Guilford's Structure of the Intellect -- Perkins, Weisberg, and Myth Busting -- Creative Cognition -- The Ultimate Mechanics: Creativity and Computers -- Systems Approaches -- Feldman: Defender of Insight and the Unconscious -- An Investment Model -- Gruber's Evolving Systems -- Creativity, Culture, and Csikszentmihalyi -- Patterns, Questions, and Issues -- Creative People -- Creativity and Intelligence -- The IPAR Studies: In Search of Human Effectiveness -- Biographical Traits: Learning From Life Stories -- Characteristics Associated With Creativity -- Cognitive Characteristics -- Personality Characteristics -- What Were They Like as Children? -- Creativity and Talent Development -- Studies of Talent Development -- Phases of Learning.
Subject Creative thinking.
Creative thinking. (OCoLC)fst00882470
Indexed Term kreativitet
Other Form: Online version: Starko, Alane J. Creativity in the classroom. White Plains, N.Y. : Longman Publishers USA, ©1995 (OCoLC)624346572
ISBN 0801312302
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