TITLE

The Path to Insight: Cognitive Abilities for Dealing with Ill-Structured Problems

AUTHOR(S)
Peterson, Jordan; DeYoung, Cola; Flanders, Joseph
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Rotman Management;Winter2011, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the role of insight in ill-defined problems and the ability to break frame in solving insight problems. It notes the need of the thinker to restructure the formulation in order to distinguish it from well-defined problems. It infers the need of the ability to break frame to prevent perseverance with an incorrect problem formulation.
ACCESSION #
57335534

 

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