Metaphors of Creativity

  • Tony VealeEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 665)


What is creativity? This question is far more likely to elicit an anecdote, an aphorism or a metaphor than it is a literal definition. Creativity is an elusive phenomenon to study, made all the more vexing by our fundamental inability to pin it down in formal terms.


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  1. 1.University College DublinDublinIreland

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