8 Types of Imagination

  • Effectuative imagination
  • Intellectual or constructive imagination
  • Empathy
  • Strategic imagination
  • Emotional imagination
  • Dreams
  • Memory reconstruction

Read the original post: The 4th Media: Imagination May Be More Important Than Knowledge: The Eight Times of Imagination

Creating Minds: An Anatomy of Creativity Seen Through the Lives of Freud, Einstein, Picasso, Stravinsky, Eliot, Graham, and Ghandi
– Howard E. Gardner

The Dream Society: How the Coming Shift from Information to Imagination Will Transform Your Business –
Rolf Jensen

Invention: The Care and Feeding of Ideas
Norbert Wiener

Where Good Ideas Come From: The Seven Patterns of Innovation – Steven Johnson

Creative Intelligence: Discovering the Innovative Potential in Ourselves and Others – Alan J. Rowe

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