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Creativity & The Imagination Case Studies from the Classical Age to the Twentieth Century by Mark E. Amsler
  

Creativity & The Imagination Case Studies from the Classical Age to the Twentieth Century

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Creativity & The Imagination Case Studies from the Classical Age to the Twentieth Century by Mark E. Amsler

Detailed case studies of imaginative discourses in technical prose, geology, physics, and genetic engineering, as well as in poetics, contemporary painting, philosophy, and history. The thread uniting all of the essays is that metaphors, scenarios, and myths are fundamental to both the scientific and artistic imagination.

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Publication date

30th April 1987

Author

Mark E. Amsler

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Publisher

University of Delaware Press an imprint of Associated University Presses

Format

Hardback
218 pages

Categories

Cognition & cognitive psychology
Scientific equipment, experiments & techniques

ISBN

9780874132960

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