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Fin-de-siècle investigations of the ‘creative genius’ in psychiatry and psychoanalysis

Birgit Lang

in A History of the Case Study: Sexology, Psychoanalysis, Literature

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780719099434
eISBN:
9781526124098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099434.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

This chapters examines the attempts by psychiatrists and psychoanalysts to popularise their research by choosing to analyse cases—and thus the phenomenon of—creative genius. It shows how ... More


The Eccentric Artist: Negotiating Creative Autonomy in the Art World

Hannah Wohl

in Bound by Creativity: How Contemporary Art Is Created and Judged

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780226784557
eISBN:
9780226784724
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226784724.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This chapter explores how artists portray themselves as those with true creative visions. Following bohemian culture rooted in the Belle Epoque in Paris, artists often fulfill their roles by behaving ... More


Cultural-Historiometric Studies of Creativity

Dean Keith Simonton

in Handbook of Culture and Creativity: Basic Processes and Applied Innovations

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780190455675
eISBN:
9780190883317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190455675.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Beginning with the idea that world civilizations are largely defined by the geniuses—and especially the “Big-C” creators who highlight their histories—the chapter then turns to how creative genius is ... More


The Superstructure of Effectiveness

Michael E. Martinez

in Future Bright: A Transforming Vision of Human Intelligence

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199781843
eISBN:
9780190256050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199781843.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter explores three personal factors that together predict effectiveness in complex and dynamic environments: fluid intelligence, crystallized intelligence, and effective character. It first ... More


Creative Education

Thomas Fisher

in Designing Our Way to a Better World

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780816698875
eISBN:
9781452954264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816698875.003.0004
Subject:
Art, Design

This chapter addresses the near absence of design education in K-12 schools and how it often reflects the myth of the creative genius in modern society. The chapter explores work by several creative ... More


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