Aging and Creativity

Aging and Creativity examines the effects of aging on creative functioning, including age-related changes in cognition, personality, and motivation that affect performance or output. The book reviews and summarizes both lab-based and real-world-based studies. Changes in working memory, speed of processing, learning efficiency, and retrieval from long-term memory are all discussed as factors influencing creativity, as are health changes and changes in social roles with later age. The book concludes with practical implications of age effects on creativity for older people in work and everyday life. Explores cognition and creativity from early adulthood through old age Considers creativity and aging from an evidence-based perspective Includes biological, psychological, and social approaches to aging and creativity Covers age effects on perception, processing speed, working memory, and long-term memory Discusses effects of health and social role changes with age on creativity Examines links between productivity, motivation, and creativity over age

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  • Author : Kenneth J. Gilhooly
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 284 pages
  • ISBN : 0128166150
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Aging and Creativity

Aging and Creativity
  • Author : Kenneth J. Gilhooly,Mary L.M. Gilhooly
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 August 2021
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Aging and Creativity examines the effects of aging on creative functioning, including age-related changes in cognition, personality, and motivation that affect performance or output. The book reviews and summarizes both lab-based and real-world-based studies. Changes in working memory, speed of processing, learning efficiency, and retrieval from long-term memory are all discussed as factors influencing creativity, as are health changes and changes in social roles with later age. The book concludes with practical implications of age effects on creativity for older

Art Therapy and Creative Aging

Art Therapy and Creative Aging
  • Author : Raquel Chapin Stephenson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 09 July 2021
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Art Therapy and Creative Aging offers an integrated perspective on engaging with older people through the arts. Drawing from the author’s clinical, research and teaching experiences, the book explores how arts engagement can intertwine with and support healthy aging. This book combines analysis of current development theory, existing research on creative programs with elders, and case examples of therapeutic experience to critically examine ageism and demonstrate how art therapy and creative aging approaches can harness our knowledge of the

Creativity and Successful Aging

Creativity and Successful Aging
  • Author : Carolyn Adams-Price
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release : 24 May 1998
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"Creative expression in later life can be linked directly to successful aging. Beginning with theoretical models of creativity and life-span development, the contributors examine the factors that influence creative exploration: environmental, social, gender, cognitive, and personality. New theories on creative productivity in late life are presented which suggest that the potential for creativity is present in many older adults." "Using longitudinal studies and qualitative interviews, the contributors look at the role creativity plays in the lives of elders, and the

Memory, Aging and the Brain

Memory, Aging and the Brain
  • Author : Lars Bäckman,Professor of Psychology at University of Gothenburg Director of Psychology Section Department of Neuroscience and Geriatric Medicine Lars Backman,Department of Psychology Lars Nyberg,Lars Nyberg
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 11 September 2009
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This book brings together some of the best known experts in their fields to offer a cross-disciplinary summary of current research on human memory. More than this however, the book pays tribute to the work of Lars-Göran Nilsson and his many contributions to the psychology of human memory. The book is divided into three subsections: General Issues in Human Memory, Memory and Aging, and Memory and the Brain. These sections represent the three cornerstones in Lars-Göran's scientific career

Cognitive Changes and the Aging Brain

Cognitive Changes and the Aging Brain
  • Author : Kenneth M. Heilman,Stephen E. Nadeau
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 05 December 2019
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This book describes the changes in the brain and in cognitive functions that occur with aging in the absence of a neurological, psychiatric, or medical disease. It discusses aging-related changes in many brain functions, including memory, language, sensory perception, motor function, creativity, attention, executive functions, emotions and mood. The neural mechanisms that may account for specific aging-related changes in cognition, perception and behavior are explored, as well as the means by which aging-related cognitive decrements can be managed and possibly

Embodied Cognition over the Lifespan and in Applied Settings

Embodied Cognition over the Lifespan and in Applied Settings
  • Author : Annalisa Setti,Anna M. Borghi
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release : 11 June 2018
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While Embodied Cognition has now been accepted as mainstream in Cognitive Science, the study of its potential contribution to understding child developemnt and ageing, as well as its potential applications, is still in its infancy. This collection of articles explores the contribution of Embodied Cognition to studying the lifespan and potential applied fields. The contributions are theoretical and empirical and offer an important framework for future research and its applications.

Aging, Creativity and Art

Aging, Creativity and Art
  • Author : Martin S. Lindauer
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 06 December 2012
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This volume explores the strengths and opportunities of old age as these are manifested by the accomplishments of aging artists, late artistic works, and elderly arts audiences. It critically examines the psychology of creativity, cognitive development, and gerontology, and will be of interest to a wide range of professionals and students in these fields.

Aging

Aging
  • Author : Harry R. Moody
  • Publisher : Pine Forge Press
  • Release : 13 January 2006
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Welcome to the world's most unique and dynamic textbook on aging!Widely praised and adopted in previous editions, the Fifth Edition of Aging once again presents key issues in an engaging and accessible fashion. Organized unlike any other traditional textbook, author Harry R. Moody presents basic concepts followed by controversies, supported by carefully chosen adapted readings. The result is the most captivating introduction to gerontology available today.

Creative Care

Creative Care
  • Author : Anne Basting
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 19 May 2020
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A MacArthur Genius Grant recipient pioneers a radical change in how we interact with older loved ones, especially those experiencing dementia, as she introduces a proven method that uses the creative arts to bring light and joy to the lives of elders. In Creative Care, Anne Basting lays the groundwork for a widespread transformation in our approach to elder care and uses compelling, touching stories to inspire and guide us all—family, friends, and health professionals—in how to connect

Successful Cognitive and Emotional Aging

Successful Cognitive and Emotional Aging
  • Author : Colin A. Depp,Dilip V. Jeste
  • Publisher : American Psychiatric Pub
  • Release : 28 August 2009
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The critical importance of brain health to the well-being of older adults is becoming increasingly clear. However, an important aspect that interests most people relates to what clinicians and their adult patients and family members can do to retain and even improve cognitive and emotional functioning as they age. Successful Cognitive and Emotional Aging thoroughly discusses the neuroscience of healthy aging and presents effective strategies for staying lively, engaged, and positive. The book is organized into three parts. The first

Exploring the Benefits of Creativity in Education, Media, and the Arts

Exploring the Benefits of Creativity in Education, Media, and the Arts
  • Author : Silton, Nava R.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 27 June 2016
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The use of imagination can lead to greater outcomes in problem solving, innovation, and critical thinking. By providing access to creative outlets, productivity increases in schools, businesses, and other professional settings. Exploring the Benefits of Creativity in Education, Media, and the Arts is a pivotal reference source for the latest scholarly research on the stimulation and implementation of creative thinking in academic and professional environments. Highlighting the foundations of creativity from theoretical and neuroscientific perspectives, this book is ideally designed

The Cambridge Handbook of Lifespan Development of Creativity

The Cambridge Handbook of Lifespan Development of Creativity
  • Author : Sandra W. Russ,Jessica D. Hoffmann,James C. Kaufman
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 25 November 2021
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This handbook focuses on the development and nurturance of creativity across the lifespan, from early childhood to adolescence, adulthood, and later life. It answers the question: how can we help individuals turn their creative potential into achievement? Each chapter examines various contexts in which creativity exists, including school, workplace, community spaces, and family life. It covers various modalities for fostering creativity such as play, storytelling, explicit training procedures, shifting of attitudes about creative capacity, and many others. The authors review

Adult Development and Aging

Adult Development and Aging
  • Author : Julie Hicks Patrick,Bert Hayslip, Jr.,Lisa Hollis-Sawyer
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 17 July 2020
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Topically organized, Adult Development and Aging: Growth, Longevity and Challenges provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the aging process in adulthood from multiple perspectives. The authors use principles of lifespan development to show readers the directionality of changes in early, middle, and late adulthood. Within its framework of scientific literacy, the text charts four key themes to guide learners: a focus on aging as development; a global perspective on contexts; a vibrant, integrated approach to diverse coverage; and psychological