On the biology of creativity.

@article{Hoagland1965OnTB,
  title={On the biology of creativity.},
  author={Hudson Hoagland},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1965},
  volume={194 13},
  pages={
          1369-70
        }
}
I would like to comment on some biologic aspects of creativity. The higher forms of animals, including ourselves, have been extensively studied by behavioral psychologists from the point of view of their drives and motivations. In recent years, it has been discovered that one fundamental motivation for animal behavior seems to be curiosity—the drive to explore without reference to any particular end in view of food or reward. This is a biologic characteristic of animals ranging from cockroaches… CONTINUE READING
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