Animal Creativity and Innovation

Written By Anonim
Animal Creativity and Innovation
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 29 October 2015
  • ISBN : 0128007133
  • Pages : 538 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Animal Creativity and Innovation written by Anonim which was release on 29 October 2015, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Animal Creativity and Innovation explores theories and research on animal innovation and creativity, comparing and contrasting it with theory and research on human creativity and innovation. In doing so, it encompasses findings from psychology, biology, neuroscience, engineering, business, ecology, and education. The book includes examples of animal innovation in parrots, dogs, marine mammals, insects, and primates, exploring parallels from creative play in children. The book defines creativity, differentiating it from play, and looks at evolutionary models and neurological constructs. The book further explores applied aspects of animal innovation and creativity including tool use and group dynamics, as well as barriers to creativity. The final chapters look into how creative behavior may be taught or trained. Each chapter is followed by a commentary for integration of thoughts and ideas between animal and human research, behavioral and cognitive research, and theory and observation in real life. Compares theory and research on animal and human creativity Defines and differentiates creativity from play Reviews applied creativity in tool use and social dynamics Includes examples of animal creativity in multiple species

Animal Creativity and Innovation

Animal Creativity and Innovation
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2015-10-29
  • Total pages : 538
  • ISBN : 0128007133
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Summary : Animal Creativity and Innovation explores theories and research on animal innovation and creativity, comparing and contrasting it with theory and research on human creativity and innovation. In doing so, it encompasses findings from psychology, biology, neuroscience, engineering, business, ecology, and education. The book includes examples of animal innovation in parrots, ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2022-03-15
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 0128007133
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Summary : Creativity and innovation are frequently mentioned as key skills for career and life success in today’s world. This award-winning book brings together some of the world's best thinkers and researchers to offer insights on creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship. The new edition features fully updated chapters, including expanded coverage of ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-12
  • Total pages : 1502
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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2021-06-30
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128007133
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Summary : This handbook lays out the science behind how animals think, remember, create, calculate, and remember. It provides concise overviews on major areas of study such as animal communication and language, memory and recall, social cognition, social learning and teaching, numerical and quantitative abilities, as well as innovation and problem solving. ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-08-16
  • Total pages : 442
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Summary : In recent years, the relation between contemporary academic philosophy and evolutionary theory has become ever more active, multifaceted, and productive. The connection is a bustling two-way street. In one direction, philosophers of biology make significant contributions to theoretical discussions about the nature of evolution (such as "What is a species?"; "...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-07-26
  • Total pages : 326
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Summary : This stimulating and comprehensive collection brings together multiple perspectives on the topic of personality in nonhuman animals—linking historical perspectives, theoretical approaches, methods, and cutting-edge discoveries. Experts from various fields describe their findings on species ranging from dogs, cats, chimpanzees, and dolphins to sharks, snakes, and other reptiles. Chapters not ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-07-29
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Summary : This book explores the phenomenon of animal imagination and its profound power over the human imagination. It examines the structural and ethical role that the human imagination must play to provide an interface between humans’ subjectivity and the real cognitive capacities of animals. The book offers a systematic study of ...

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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-07-11
  • Total pages : 212
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Summary : What role does playful behaviour and playful thought take in animal and human development? How does play relate to creativity and, in turn, to innovation? Unravelling the different meanings of 'play', this book focuses on non-aggressive playful play. The authors emphasise its significance for development and evolution, before examining the ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-09-03
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Summary : The Routledge Companion to Animal-Human History provides an up-to-date guide for the historian working within the growing field of animal-human history. Giving a sense of the diversity and interdisciplinary nature of the field, cutting-edge contributions explore the practices of and challenges posed by historical studies of animals and animal-human relationships. ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-12-20
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 0128007133
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Summary : This book draws upon domestication science to undertake a radical reappraisal of the jurisprudence of property and intellectual property. Bringing together animal studies and legal philosophy, it articulates a critique of dominant property models and relationships from the perspective of cognitive ethology, domestication science and animal behaviour. In doing so, ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-07-09
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 0128007133
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Summary : This book explores the role of exaptation in diverse areas of life, with examples ranging from biology to economics, social sciences and architecture. The concept of exaptation, introduced in evolutionary biology by Gould and Vrba in 1982, describes the possibility that already existing traits can be exploited for new purposes throughout ...

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  • Release Date : 2020-11-27
  • Total pages : 393
  • ISBN : 0128007133
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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-10-25
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128007133
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  • Release Date : 2019-07-24
  • Total pages : 546
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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-03-31
  • Total pages : 754
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