Perceptions towards creativity and creativity related concepts by metaphor analysis
MetadataShow full item record
Abstract: Creativity is considered to be a feature that emerges under appropriate conditions and settings. Use of metaphor analysis is one of the ways of learning the perceptions of individuals towards creativity. Metaphors are defined as cognitive structures of individuals through linguistic models. In this context, the aim of this study is to investigate the metaphors related to creativity of participants. Metaphorical perceptions of the participants towards creativity, creative child, creative teacher, creative parent, creative class, and creative activity were collected via the interview form prepared by the researchers. After the metaphors were divided into related categories, expert opinion was obtained and necessary consensus was reached for each concept. Metaphors are divided into different categories for each concept. The most appropriate example for each category is expressed in the study. As a result of the study, it was found that the categories created were in parallel with the characteristics of the creative individual
SourceElementary Education Online
The following license files are associated with this item:
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
The purpose of this research is to gather data on how often teachers use creative thinking techniques and encourage students to use such techniques. For this purpose, a valid and reliable scale for guiding creative thinking ...
The relationship between mathematical creativity and intelligence: A study on gifted and general education students Numerous studies have been conducted on the interaction between creativity and intelligence; however, the results of these studies are not consistent. This study aims to understand this interaction by examining the ...
Statement of Problem: Although there is a rapidly increasing interest in creativity in specific domains such as science and math, there are not enough valid and reliable scales to assess students' creativity in these ...