Mental Leaps: Analogy in Creative Thought (Revised)

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$60.00
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MIT Press
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Pages
336
Dimensions
5.98 X 8.94 X 0.79 inches | 1.18 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780262581448

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About the Author
Keith J. Holyoak, Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Los Angeles, is a psychologist and poet. He is the coauthor or editor of a number of books on cognitive psychology and has published three volumes of poetry.

Paul Thagard is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Waterloo, Ontario. He is the author of The Cognitive Science of Science (MIT Press, 2012) and many other books.
Reviews
At once a contribution to the continuing scholarly debate on the nature of analogy and an accessible interdisciplinary overview for the general reader of this central process of thinking and communication.--David Lorimer, Times Higher Education Supplement--