The Necessity of Others is The Mother of Invention: Intrinsic and Prosocial Motivations, Perspective Taking, and Creativity

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleThe Necessity of Others is The Mother of Invention: Intrinsic and Prosocial Motivations, Perspective Taking, and Creativity Author(S)Adam M Grant (Author)
Abstract  Although many scholars believe that intrinsic motivation fuels creativity, research has returned equivocal results. Drawing on motivated information processing theory, we propose that the relationship between intrinsic motivation and creativity is enhanced by other-focused psychological processes ...Paginationp73-96
SubjectManagementDescriptorsManagement
Journal TitleThe Academy of Management Journal  
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