Turning points: The nature of creativity

Chaomei Chen

Research output: Book/ReportBook

26 Citations (Scopus)


"Turning Points: The Nature of Creativity" discusses theories and methods focusing on a critical concept of intellectual turning points in the context of critical thinking, scientific discovery, and problem solving in general. This book introduces a novel analytical and experimental system that provides not only new ways for retrospective studies of scientific change but also for characterizing transformative potentials of prospective scientific contributions. The book is intended for scientists and researchers in the fields of information science and computer science.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherSpringer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Number of pages268
ISBN (Electronic)9783642191602
ISBN (Print)3642191592, 9783642191596
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Aug 1

Bibliographical note

Publisher Copyright:
© Higher Education Press, Beijing and Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011. All rights are reserved.

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Science(all)


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