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Manic Depression and Creativity

  title={Manic Depression and Creativity},
  author={D. Jablow Hershman and Julian Lieb},

Zealand creativity , mood disorders and tiie aestlietic

This article explores the sensitivity and mood disorders found in a number of gifted people. Dabrowski's theory of positive disintegration provides the theoretical framework through which issues for

Dean Keith Simonton

  • R. Damian
  • Philosophy
    The Wiley Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences
  • 2020

Recovery heroes from the past: Charles Dickens (1859:2003): “it was the best of times it was the worst of times”

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Organic Creativity and the Faustian Bargain: Reconciling Opposites

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Creativity and Mental Illness: Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and creativity: ever the twain shall meet?

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This article considers research describing religious attitudes toward mental illness, including assumptions that mental illness may be evidence of personal sin or demonic influence. These assumptions

The influence of trauma on musicians

ii Dedication iv Acknowledgements v List of figures xiii CHAPTER 1: BACKGROUND 1.1 Motivation for the study 1 1.2 Theoretical framework 3 1.3 Hypotheses 4 1.4 Research questions 4 1.5 Aims of the