Cognition, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship

@article{Ward2004CognitionCA,
  title={Cognition, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship},
  author={T. B. Ward},
  journal={Journal of Business Venturing},
  year={2004},
  volume={19},
  pages={173-188}
}
  • T. B. Ward
  • Published 2004
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Business Venturing
The nature and origins of new ideas are examined, focusing particularly on how existing knowledge shapes those ideas and on cognitive processes by which people access and use their knowledge.The paradoxical role of knowledge – of both generating and inhibiting creativity – is discussed in conjunction with a creative cognitive approach, which offers the theoretical background for understanding the thought process. This approach considers creative ideas to be the natural result of applying basic… Expand
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