Sparks of Genius

Sparks of Genius

The Thirteen Thinking Tools of the World's Most Creative People

Book - 1999
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Houghton
Exercise your imagination and set off sparks of genius. In this mind-expanding book, Robert and Michele Root-Bernstein describe the "thinking tools" of extraordinary people, from Albert Einstein and Jane Goodall to Amadeus Mozart and Virginia Woolf, and show how you can practice the same imaginative skills to be your most inventive, at any time in your life. With its lavish illustrations and novel exploration of tools as diverse as playing, observing, recognizing patterns, imaging, modeling, and more, Sparks of Genius is a groundbreaking guidebook for everyone interested in creative thinking, lifelong learning, and interdisciplinary education.

Baker & Taylor
Plumbing the experiences of a wide range of "geniuses" for lessons in creative thought, the authors probe the lives and work of Albert Einstein, Richard Feynman, e. e. cummings, Isabel Allende, and others for clues about the creative process.

Baker
& Taylor

Plumbing the experiences of a wide range of "geniuses" for lessons in creative thought, the authors probe the lives and work of Albert Einstein, Richard Feynman, e.e. cummings, Isabel Allende, and others for clues about the creative process

Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1999
ISBN: 9780395907719
0395907713
Branch Call Number: 153.35 ROO
Characteristics: viii, 401 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Root-Bernstein, Michèle

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