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The Resource Archimedes' bathtub : the art and logic of breakthrough thinking, David Perkins

Archimedes' bathtub : the art and logic of breakthrough thinking, David Perkins

Label
Archimedes' bathtub : the art and logic of breakthrough thinking
Title
Archimedes' bathtub
Title remainder
the art and logic of breakthrough thinking
Statement of responsibility
David Perkins
Title variation
Art and logic of breakthrough thinking
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"David Perkins explores the common logic behind breakthroughs across many fields, historical periods, and evolutionary epochs. Drawing on a rich knowledge of artificial intelligence and cognitive psychology, Perkins offers an integrative theory of how and why breakthroughs occur. He has sprinkled the book with dozens of delightful mind puzzles and illustrations that will have you quizzing whomever happens to be nearest, and will allow you to build your own powers of breakthrough thinking."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
QDK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perkins, David N
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF441
LC item number
.P47 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thought and thinking
  • Inspiration
  • Creative thinking
Label
Archimedes' bathtub : the art and logic of breakthrough thinking, David Perkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [271]-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
44741235
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 292 pages
Isbn
9780393047950
Lccn
00020012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Archimedes' bathtub : the art and logic of breakthrough thinking, David Perkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [271]-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
44741235
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 292 pages
Isbn
9780393047950
Lccn
00020012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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