Synopses & Reviews
In a provocative discussion of the sources of human creativity, Gardner explores all aspects of the subject, from the young childs ability to learn a new song through Mozarts conceiving a complete symphony.
About the Author
Howard Gardner is the John H. and Elisabeth A. Hobbs Professor in Cognition and Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Among numerous honors, Gardner received a MacArthur Prize Fellowship in 1981. In 1990, he was the first American to receive the University of Louisville's Grawemeyer Award in education. In 2000, he was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.