Creativity from Constraints: The Psychology of Breakthrough

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Contents
Prefacexi
Art School and Advertisingxi
Constraints and the Creativity Problemxii
Psychologyxiii
CHAPTER 1The Creativity Problem1
Cubism: Learning From Art History2
Cubism: Learning From Psychology3
CHAPTER 2Constraints and First Choruses7
Constraints for Conformity7
Constraints for Creativity7
Different Domains: Different First Choruses and Constraints12
CHAPTER 3Constraints for Creativity in Literature14
Tell Me a Story: Fictions17
Tell Me Your Story: Memoir25
A Conversation: Constraints Can Be Criminal29
What Have We Learned?31
CHAPTER 4Constraints for Creativity in Art32
Constraining Subject: Seeing the Light33

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