- Paperback: 144 pages
- Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; New edition edition (20 April 1994)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0393311066
- ISBN-13: 978-0393311068
- Product Dimensions: 14 x 1 x 20.8 cm
- Average Customer Review: 5 customer reviews
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 234,437 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
The Courage to Create Paperback – 20 Apr 1994
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A signal testimonial to the creative spirit. . . . A brilliantly incisive exploration of the creative 'encounter' the coming to grips of the healthily committed creative artist or thinker with his sociocultural background and with his own dangerously Promethean impulses. "
Another in Dr. May's extraordinary, wise, and hopeful . . . series of nearly poetic meditations on the future of mankind. "
A lucid and highly concentrated analysis of the creative process.... [May] describes the requisites for the creative encounter and the moment of the 'breakthrough.' "
A signal testimonial to the creative spirit.... A brilliantly incisive exploration of the creative 'encounter' the coming to grips of the healthily committed creative artist or thinker with his sociocultural background and with his own dangerously Promethean impulses. "
Believing that creativity is central to our being, May outlines the limits to what we know and do not know about creativity. He links the element of courage to creativity to reveal the process of discovery in which a person generates new forms and patterns that build new social systems.See all Product description
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we're not talkin Dutch realism here:. We're talkin punk-rock-give-me-a-fifth-and-an-instrument-and-i-can-do-the-same-thing-"last temtation of christ"-mirror-lotto ...f__k i can relate to the aRTIs/ (i am a lesser god = but a god none the less)/
ALSO: we got some Bradshaw honesty here.
those gals who's MoMs said nothing. ...felt bad. but they were less schewed. that those who were told one thing, but experienced something else.
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