According to Kirby and Goodpaster (2007) anyone can be creative. Do you agree with this, yes or no? Why?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 4:24 am ad1c9bdddf
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Kirby & Goodpaster (2007) in their book 'Thinking' proposed that anyone can be creative. They declared that, "Our brain is prepared to receive and store sensory data, to retrieve that data, and then to process and interpret that data in a higher, symbolic manner of language." Now, bearing in mind the 4 mental orders proposed - topical (natural as in day & night), analogical (comparative as in big & small), chronological (sequence/time as in 1 to 10, early till late), and causal (cause and effect as in accidents result to hurt/death) and also bearing in mind the capacity of the human mind to utilize language as best as possible to explain or detail certain concepts, ideas and perspectives via the use of metaphors, similes and related linguistic figures of speech - human ...
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