Courses: Philosophy of Creativity (PHILB317001)

Spring 2012

Class Number: 1224
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?
Div: III; Haverford: Humanities (HU)
Enrollment Limit: 18;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1224 Div: III; ; HU


Philosophy (Web site)

Taught By



Bryn Mawr, TH118

Meeting Times

TH 12:00pm-2:00pm