A bus stop pick-up riddle

While driving on your way home, you pass by a bus stop and see among the people waiting for the bus, an old lady...

Detective’s find

Once a detective found a pipe, a top hat, a scarf, a carrot and five pieces of coal lying together in the middle of a field. What...

Formation of a Сreatogenic Society

The Basic Conditions and Regularities of the Formation of a Сreatogenic Society S.L. Markov (Chernivtsi) Abstract. The article deals with the main characteristics of a new...

The Relativity of Truth

“What is your age?” asked the judge. “Remember you’re under oath” “I am twenty one years and some months” the woman answered. Really she was an...

Small coin in the bottle

A guy claims to do the following thing. He puts a coin in a glass bottle. Then, he shuts the mouth of the bottle...

Creative Dialogue, Love, and Empathy

Creativity as Love and Dialogue Productive Dialogue and Mayeutics - a method of facilitating the birth of new knowledge, through questioning (Socrates, 5th century B.C.); Eros,...

Creative Developing Interaction

Creative Interaction Relationship between individual and materials, people, circumstances (Rogers,1962); Transactional relationships  between the individual and environment (Stein,1962); Model of four dimensions of creativity ("logic of...

Creativity as self-actualization and the realization of personality traits

The main theories that view creativity as self-actualisation and the realisation of personality traits Creativity as spontaneous, self-produced action, as a manifestation of the inner...

Personal mechanisms of sense creation

Sergey L. Markov.  Personal mechanisms of sense creation The paper discusses and analyzes the personal mechanisms of grasping and creating the new meanings. The system...

Psychologists and psychiatrists about creativity

Creativity quotes from psychologists and psychiatrists Genius... means little more than the faculty of perceiving in an unhabitual way. William James (January 11, 1842 – August...

The spinning girl

Which direction does the girl rotate? Clockwise or counterclockwise If you shift your gaze to the shadow, in the same instant, the direction of rotation will change. You...

The Main Stages of Creativity

Model of the creative process The main stages of creativity and creative problem solving  1. Saturation (preparation). 2. Incubation. 3. Illumination (Inspiration). (H. Helmholtz, 1891, 1896). 1. Random combinations. 2. Selection (A....