David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
World Futures 66 (3):266-285 (2011)
Recent trends in the understanding of culture contact, with concepts such as hybridization, cosmopolitanism, and cultural innovation, open up the possibility of a new understanding of human interaction. While the social imaginary is rich with images of conflict resulting from culture contact, images of creativity are far rarer. We propose the creation of an extensive research project to document cultural creativity, starting with obvious examples in the arts, and expanding into all areas of life in order to counteract the present conflictual images and develop a social imaginary with positive “attractor” images that can guide to greater creativity
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
Randall Collins (1998). The Sociology of Philosophies: A Global Theory of Intellectual Change. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.
Arthur Koestler (1965). The Act of Creation. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 16 (63):255-257.
Lydia Goehr (1992). The Imaginary Museum of Musical Works: An Essay in the Philosophy of Music. Oxford University Press.
P. Cheah (2006). Cosmopolitanism. Theory, Culture and Society 23 (2-3):486-496.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Joseph Margolis (1985). Emergence and Creativity. In Michael H. Mitias (ed.), Creativity in Art, Religion, and Culture. Distributed in the U.S.A. By Humanities Press
Michael H. Mitias (1985). Creativity and Human Loving. In Creativity in Art, Religion, and Culture. Distributed in the U.S.A. By Humanities Press
Jairne H. Garcia (2003). Nurturing Creativity in Chicano Populations. Inquiry 22 (3):19-24.
Anna Craft (2003). The Limits to Creativity in Education: Dilemmas for the Educator. British Journal of Educational Studies 51 (2):113 - 127.
Robert Ginsberg (1985). Creativity and Culture. In Michael H. Mitias (ed.), Creativity in Art, Religion, and Culture. Distributed in the U.S.A. By Humanities Press
Gordon D. Kaufman (2007). Special Topic: Confucian and Christian Conceptions of Creativity. Dao: A Journal of Comparative Philosophy 6 (2):105-113.
Alfonso Montuori & Hillary Stephenson (2010). Creativity, Culture Contact, and Diversity. World Futures 66 (3 & 4):266 – 285.
Added to index2010-07-27
Total downloads30 ( #132,602 of 1,907,219 )
Recent downloads (6 months)13 ( #49,220 of 1,907,219 )
How can I increase my downloads?