WEISBERG, RW: Rethinking Creativity: Inside-the-Box Thinking as the Basis for Innovation

Weisberg, Robert W. Rethinking Creativity: Inside-the-Box Thinking as the Basis for Innovation. Cambridge University Press, 2020. ISBN: 9781108742900. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#31432) $38.00

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This book presents a new perspective on creativity: that creative innovation depends on inside-of-the-box thinking. It shows that creativity builds on what we know and how we use old ideas to produce new ones.

Figures and tables. Index. References. Measures 6.75×9.5 inches. 501p.

JACKSON, HJ: Those Who Write for Immortality: Romantic Reputations and the Dream of Lasting Fame

Jackson, H. J. Those Who Write for Immortality: Romantic Reputations and the Dream of Lasting Fame. Yale University Press, 2015. ISBN: 9780300174793. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31194) $12.00

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Examines our beliefs about literary fame by asking how it actually comes about. Offers new and unorthodox accounts of the coming-to-fame of some of Britain’s most revered authors (Jane Austin, Keats, etc) and compares their reputations and afterlives with those of their contemporary rivals.

Black-and-white illustrations. 294p. Measures 6.25×9.5 inches.

TIME: The Science of Creativity

Time, The Science of Creativity. Time, Inc., 2018. Unmarked.Very Good. Paperback. (#29433) $12.00

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Sections on the creative animal, the creative mind, creativity in action, and creativity at any age. Contributors include Richard Jerome, Jeffrey Kluger, Walter Isaacson, Anthony Brandt and David Eagleman, David Berreby, Rod Judkins, and others.

Illustrated. Measures 8×10.75 inches. 96p.