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Creativity and Responsibility

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Abstract

In the popular imagination, creative individuals are often seen as oblivious to the ties of responsibility that hobble lesser mortals. They tend to be depicted as arrogant and insensitive, disdaining social values and obligations. In part this image has been the unintended result of Europe’s emancipation from the weight of tradition that followed the humanistic turn of the Renaissance.

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Nobel Prize Good Work Creative Individual Creative Scientist Solitary Confinement 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Claremont Graduate UniversityClaremontUSA

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