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Effects of Interruptions on Creative Thinking

  title={Effects of Interruptions on Creative Thinking},
  author={Xin Wei Wang and Shifan Ye and Hock-Hai Teo},
Ubiquitous connectivity has brought about continuous interruptions to our thought processes and tasks. Many people have expressed the concern about potential deterioration of performance and productivity caused by the division of attention and fragmentation of thoughts associated with interruptions in the mass media and on the web. This research offers a novel insight into the effects of interruptions on creative thinking. Drawing on the recent observation that processing disfluency could… 
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