Creativity and Cultural Policy by Chris Bilton

By Chris Bilton

Creativity has turn into a favored buzzword in modern cultural coverage, but the time period is still poorly understood. during this assortment, cultural coverage experts including specialists on psychology, artistic company and humanities schooling, ponder how ‘creativity’ is outlined in various settings, from ‘creative administration’ to ‘creative labour’.

The start line of the e-book is to maneuver past the thought that creativity is just a manufactured from awesome members and striking pondering. actually creativity attracts jointly it appears contradictory pondering kinds, approaches and reasons which expand way past the legendary determine of the solitary genius.

This large definition of creativity encompasses the contributions of managers, marketers and intermediaries to the artistic technique in addition to the creativity of shoppers and schoolchildren. In flip this suggests a vast definition of cultural coverage, taking in highbrow estate legislations, schooling coverage and company governance in addition to rules in the direction of the humanities and artistic industries.

This number of articles deals new methods of wondering creativity and approximately cultural coverage. it will likely be of curiosity not just to scholars and practitioners of cultural coverage yet to a person who's focused on the price and function of ‘creativity’ in modern culture.

This e-book was once initially released as a different factor of International Journal of Cultural Policy. 

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