Imagine: How Creativity Works

Canongate, 2012 - 279 sidor
How do you measure the imagination? How do you quantify an epiphany? This title shows how research is deepening our understanding of the human imagination. It reveals the deep inventiveness of the human mind and its essential role in our increasingly complex world.

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Användarrecension  - larryerick - LibraryThing

This book never excited me the way Lehrer's How We Decide did. It rarely was as concise or as powerful or as clear as the earlier book. On occasion, I felt he came to questionable conclusions on ... Läs hela recensionen

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Användarrecension  - KamGeb - LibraryThing

Interesting book ways creativity is increased in cities and companies. There were some really interesting point. In addition, there were some interesting tidbits about creativity such as stories about ... Läs hela recensionen

Om författaren (2012)

JONAH LEHRER is a contributing editor at "Wired" and a frequent contributor to "The New Yorker." He writes the Head Case column for the" Wall Street Journal" and regularly appears on WNYC's "Radiolab." His writing has also appeared in "Nature," the" New York Times Magazine," "Scientific American, " and "Outside." The author of two previous books, "Proust Was a Neuroscientist" and "How We Decide, " he graduated from Columbia University and attended Oxford as a Rhodes scholar.

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