Where Have We Been, Where Are We Going? Taking Stock in Creativity Research

  title={Where Have We Been, Where Are We Going? Taking Stock in Creativity Research},
  author={Michael D. Mumford},
  journal={Creativity Research Journal},
  pages={107 - 120}
  • Michael D. Mumford
  • Published 2003
  • Creativity Research Journal
  • The dedicated work of numerous scholars has, over the last 10 years, led to some radical advances in our understanding of the nature and implications of creativity. This work has been summarized in 2 recent handbooks-Mark Runco's Creativity Research Handbook and Robert Sternberg's Handbook of Creativity. In this article I use these handbooks as a starting point to take stock in both what has been accomplished and what still needs to be done in our attempts to understand creativity. I begin by… CONTINUE READING


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