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By Dr Giuffre Katherine

Collective Creativity deals an research of the explosion of inventive creativity presently occurring at the South Pacific island of Rarotonga. via exploring the development of this art-world during the ways that creativity and innovation are associated with social constructions and social networks, this e-book investigates the social features of constructing tremendous paintings so as to current a ‘collective’ thought of creativity. With an in depth exam of tourism, galleries and, in fact, the artists themselves, Katherine Giuffre offers a close photograph of a fancy and multi-faceted group during the phrases of the art-world individuals themselves.

Theoretically refined, but grounded with wealthy empirical info, this booklet will allure not just to anthropologists with an curiosity within the South Pacific, but additionally to students curious about questions of ethnicity, creativity, globalization and community analysis.

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