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Research Using Systems Approaches
About this book
The first of its kind, this book focuses on empirical studies into creative output that use and test the systems approach. The collection of work from cultural studies, sociology, psychology, communication and media studies, and the arts depicts holistic and innovative ways to understand creativity as a system in action.
- creativity research
- systems model
- cultural production
- Cultural Studies
- media studies
- systems theory
Editors and Affiliations
University of Newcastle, Australia
Phillip McIntyre, Janet Fulton
Monash University, Australia
About the editors
Phillip McIntyre is an Associate Professor at the University of Newcastle, Australia. He is a former musician, music journalist, record producer and video-maker. His book Creativity and Cultural Production: Issues for Media Practice is also published by Palgrave MacMillan. He convenes the Communication and Media Research (CAMR) group and is researching the creative industries though an Australian Research Council Linkage Grant.
Dr Janet Fulton is a lecturer in Media and Communication at the University of Newcastle, Australia. Her research interests include creativity and cultural production, journalism, journalism education, social media, and cultural production in the digital age.
Dr Elizabeth Paton is Senior Education and Outreach Officer for the Australia Research Council Centre of Excellence for Integrative Brain Function (Monash University node). Previously, she taught communication and creative industries subjects at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Her research interests include creativity, creative industries, fiction writing and education.
Book Title: The Creative System in Action
Book Subtitle: Understanding Cultural Production and Practice
Editors: Phillip McIntyre, Janet Fulton, Elizabeth Paton
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan London
eBook Packages: Literature, Cultural and Media Studies, Literature, Cultural and Media Studies (R0)
Copyright Information: The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-137-50945-1Published: 03 February 2016
eBook ISBN: 978-1-137-50946-8Published: 25 May 2016
Edition Number: 1
Number of Pages: XIII, 217
Topics: Arts, Personality and Differential Psychology, Sociology, Cultural Studies, Media and Communication