Courses: Philosophy of Creativity (PHILB317001)

Fall 2010

Class Number: 1361
This course will address the following questions: What are the criteria of creativity? Is explaining creativity possible? Should we understand creativity in terms of persons, processes or products? What is the relation between creativity and skill? What is genius? What is creative imagination? Is there a difference between creativity in the arts and creativity in the sciences? What is the relation between the context of discovery and the context of justification? What is the relation between tradition and creativity? Is there a significant relationship between creativity and self-transformation?
Enrollment Limit: 18; Enrollment Limit Criteria: Random;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1361 Div: III


Philosophy (Web site)

Taught By



Bryn Mawr, TH251

Meeting Times

T 1:00pm-3:30pm