Encyclopedia of Creativity, Invention, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Editors: Editor-in-chief: Carayannis, Elias G.

  • Outstanding breadth of coverage, from psychology of creativity to product design
  • Comprehensive, multi-disciplinary coverage in three volumes
  • Hundreds of entries from global contributors including researchers, policymakers, entrepreneurs and artists
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About this Reference Work

​The Encyclopedia of Creativity, Invention, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship (CI2E) is a three-volume electronic and print reference that uniquely covers the broad spectrum of topics relating to the process of creativity and innovation, from a wide variety of perspectives (e.g., economics, management, psychology, anthropology, policy, technology, education, the arts) and modes (individual, organization, industry, nation, region). The resource is comprised of some 300 topical entries, definitions of key terms and concepts, and review essays, from a global array of more than 250 researchers, business executives, policymakers, and artists, illuminating the many facets of creativity and innovation, and highlighting their relationships to such universal concepts as knowledge management, economic opportunity, and sustainability. Entries feature description of key concepts and definition of terms, full-color illustrations, case examples, future directions for research and application, synonyms and cross-references, and bibliographic references.

About the authors

Dr. Elias G. Carayannis is Full Professor of Science, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, as well as co-Founder and co-Director of the Global and Entrepreneurial Finance Research Institute (GEFRI) and Director of Research on Science, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, European Union Research Center, (EURC) at the School of Business of the George Washington University in Washington, DC. Dr. Carayannis‘ teaching and research activities focus on the areas of strategic Government-University-Industry R&D partnerships, technology road-mapping, technology transfer and commercialization, international science and technology policy, technological entrepreneurship and regional economic development.

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“This source will be useful to students and faculty interested in science, psychology, entrepreneurship, and related areas. Summing Up: Recommended. Lower-division undergraduates through researchers/faculty.” (S. E. Fancher, Choice, Vol. 51 (7), March, 2014)

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eReference $1,100.00
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price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-3857-1
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Encyclopedia of Creativity, Invention, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Editors
  • Elias G. Carayannis
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media, LLC
eReference ISBN
978-1-4614-3858-8
Print + eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-4579-1
Print ISBN
978-1-4614-3857-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXXII, 1908
Number of Illustrations and Tables
184 b/w illustrations, 192 illustrations in colour
Topics