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The psychology of creative writing

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Creative writing (Higher education) -- Psychological aspects,
  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching -- Psychological aspects,
  • Rhetoric and psychology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Scott Barry Kaufman, James C. Kaufman.
    ContributionsKaufman, Scott Barry, 1979-, Kaufman, James C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1404 .P77 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22696282M
    ISBN 109780521881647, 9780521707824
    LC Control Number2008051294

      Energy: Creative people tend to possess a great deal of both physical and mental energy. However, they also tend to spend a great deal of time quietly thinking and reflecting. Intelligence: Psychologists have long believed that intelligence plays a critical role in creativity. In Terman’s famous longitudinal study of gifted children, researchers found that while high IQ was necessary for. The Journal of Creative Behavior (JCB) is the original and longest-standing journal devoted specifically to creativity research. Founded and published by the Creative Education Foundation in , JCB is a primary outlet for the highest quality and most innovative work on creativity. We publish papers reporting on original research, theory, and applications of creativity in diverse settings.

      A good creative writing course will explore underlying principles of good writing – not to impose invented "rules" on writing, but to introduce ways of thinking about writing that are strong and. The Psychology of Creative Writing | The Psychology of Creative Writing takes a scholarly, psychological look at multiple aspects of creative writing, including the creative writer as a person, the text itself, the creative process, the writer's development, the link between creative writing and mental illness, the personality traits of comedy and screen writers, and how to teach creative writing.

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The Psychology of Creative Writing. But I do know that reading (and writing) has remained an important part of my life. Philip Pullman, a British writer of children’s books, science fiction and fantasy, once described the importance of reading and writing by noting, “After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in.

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