Creativity

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (2023)
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This entry provides a substantive overview of research and debates concerning creativity in philosophy and related fields. Topics covered include definitions of creativity, whether creativity can be learned, whether it can be explained, attempts to explain creativity in cognitive science, and whether computer programs or AI systems can be creative.

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Elliot Samuel Paul
Queen's University
Dustin Stokes
University of Utah

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