Chelsea Sage ACF Abstract FY11

"Group creativity: The constraining effects of examples"

83rd Annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association

Chelsea Sage

Groups and individuals created novel creatures to inhabit a new planet. Half
of the participants created creatures after viewing three examples that
contained common characteristics. Results suggest that groups adhered to the
provided examples more, especially early in the idea generation phase.

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