Explaining Creativity The Science of Human Innovation pg 296
It is collaborative, improvised, and unrevised before execution.
It emerges unpredictably from a group of people.
It depends on shared cultural knowledge.
Associated with critical thinking and reasoning
Involves finding problems that typically escape most people's minds and solving them
Also involves applying ideas and solutions across different domains of knowledge
Creativity is not the result of a magical insight but occurs due to a collection of small mini-insights that are organized and combined in the creator’s mind.