• Todd Lubart
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Creativity and Culture book series (PASCC)


This chapter presents an overview of the creative process. First, the concept of the “creative process” is defined. Then a brief history of work on the creative process is presented. In the following section, different research methodologies used to study the creative process are illustrated. Finally, an overview of a large-scale research project that examined the creative process in visual arts, writing, science and engineering, design, and musical domains is provided.


Creative process History Definition 


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  • Todd Lubart
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  1. 1.Paris Descartes UniversityParisFrance

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