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Climate for Creativity - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080163291, 9781483159515

Climate for Creativity

1st Edition

Report of the Seventh National Research Conference on Creativity

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Editor: Calvin W. Taylor
eBook ISBN: 9781483159515
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1972
Page Count: 318
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Climate for Creativity is a report of the Seventh National Research Conference on Creativity. For various reasons, the contributions of a few others to the conference are not included as chapters in this book. The book is divided into two parts, separating 18 papers presented as chapters. Part I details the organizational setting for creativity. Part II describes other creativity settings and studies, including predictors and criteria of creativity; programming creative behavior; creativity research program; and a holistic approach to creativity.

Table of Contents


Part I. Organizational Settings for Creativity


1. Can Organizations Be Creative, Too?

2. Managing for Creativity in the Organization

3. The Innovational Revolution

4. Travels in Search of New Latitudes for Innovation

5. Creativity in Interpersonal Relations

6. Group Dynamics and Creative Functioning

7. Assessing the Relationships between the Industrial Climate and the Creative Process

8. The Identification and Use of Creative Abilities in Scientific Organizations

9. The Interest of the U.S. Civil Service Commission in Creativity

10. Making Organizational Changes toward Creativity

11. Major Weapon System Advances Through Multiple Innovations

Part II. Other Creativity Settings and Studies

12. Predictors and Criteria of Creativity: A Utah Progress Report

13. Maintenance of Creative Output through the Years

14. Programming Creative Behavior

15. Dynamic Dimensions of Teaching Learning

16. Intellective, Non-intellective, and Environmental Correlates of Mechanical Ingenuity

17. Creativity Research Program: A Review

18. A Holistic Approach to Creativity




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