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Encyclopedia of Creativity free pdf The "Encyclopedia of Creativity" is the sourcebook for individuals seeking specialized information about creativity and motivation. Subjects include theories of creativity, techniques for enhancing creativity, individuals who have made significant contributions to creativity, physiological aspects of creativity, and virtually any topic that touches upon the subject. Entries are placed in alphabetical order with cross-references to other topics and entries where appropriate. Each entry is written in simple easy-to-understand terms summarizing the most important aspects of creative research and writing relating to the specific topic. A bibliography in the back of each article suggests additional sources for more information. The text is visually enhanced throughout by illustrations and photographs. It is a source-book of specialized information about creativity and motivation. It includes virtually any topic dealing with creativity. Entries are placed in alphabetical order with cross-references. It is written in easy-to-understand terms. There are illustrations and photographs throughout. It contains select biographies of internationally renowned creative individuals from throughout history.

About Steven R. Pritzker

Steven Pritzker, Ph.D., is a writer and creativity consultant who has worked with companies such as Fox, MTM, Paramount, Time-Warner, Disney, Eastman Kodak, The Museum of Creativity Project, and Sara Lee. He has taught writing, creativity, and Educational Psychology at UCLA and the University of Southern California.Dr. Pritzker has written over 75 network television episodes for series including Emmy winners Room 222 and The Mary Tyler Moore Show. He worked as a writer or writer/producer on over 200 network episodes including such popular shows as The Partridge Family, The Loveboat, Maude, Fish, Silver Spoons, and Valerie. He has been nominated for the Writers Guild of America Award and received an award from Parents Anonymous for a show written about child abuse. Dr. Pritzker received his Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from the University of Southern California. He writes both academic and popular press articles and books about creativity. In addition, Dr. Pritzker is President of Luminescent Creativity, which consults with corporations and individuals about ways they can improve their creativity. Mark A. Runco, Ph.D. is Professor of Child and Adolescent Studies at California State University, Fullerton. He is founder and continuing editor of the Creativity Research Journal and acts as senior editor of the Perspectives on Creativity book series. Author of over 120 books, chapters, and articles in the area of creativity, he is a fellow and past president of the American Psychological Association's Division 10 (Psychology and the Arts). Dr. Runco is recipient of a Spencer Foundation Research Grant and also of the Early Scholar Award from the National Association for Gifted Children.

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Author : Steven R. Pritzker
Publisher : Academic Press Inc
Data Published : 09 August 1999
ISBN : 0122270754
EAN : 9780122270758
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 1663 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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