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Creativity and humor / edited by Sarah R. Luria, John Baer, James C. Kaufman.

Other author/creatorLuria, Sarah R., editor.
Other author/creatorBaer, John, 1948- editor.
Other author/creatorKaufman, James C., editor.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication Info London ; San Diego, United States : Academic Press, [2019]
Description1 online resource.
Supplemental Content EBSCOhost
Subject(s)
Series Explorations in creativity research
Explorations in creativity research.
Abstract Creativity and Humor provides an overview of the intersection of how humor influences creativity and how creativity can affect humor. The book's chapters speak to the wide reach of creativity and humor with different topics, such as play, culture, work, education, therapy, and social justice covered. As creativity and humor are individual traits and abilities that have each been studied in psychology, this book presents the latest information. Explains how, and why, humor enhances creativity. Explores the thought processes behind producing humor and creativity. Examines how childhood play is the basis for both creativity and humor. Discusses cross-cultural differences in humor and creativity. Reviews creativity and humor in politics, teaching and relationships.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Source of descriptionOnline resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed September 4, 2018).
Issued in other formPrint version: 0128138025 9780128138021
Genre/formElectronic books.
ISBN9780128138038 (electronic bk.)
ISBN0128138033 (electronic bk.)
Stock number9780128138038 Ingram Content Group

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