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Lateral Thinking Is a Survival Skill

Lecture no. 2 from the course: The Creative Thinker's Toolkit

Lateral Thinking Is a Survival Skill

Taught by Professor Gerard Puccio | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses

First, investigate the evolutionary history of creativity in human beings and the fascinating paradox of conformity and creativity—both essential to the survival and development of our species. Then, learn about how modern education approaches creativity in our youth, and several lateral thinking skills to promote more playful ideation.


September 8, 2015
interesting, good ideas