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Between Individualism and Collectivism: Perception and Profiles of Creativity in Poland and Japan

Published Online: 29 Dec 2017
Volume & Issue: Volume 4 (2017) - Issue 2 (December 2017)
Page range: 198 - 217
Received: 13 May 2017
Accepted: 05 Aug 2017
Journal Details
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2354-0036
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Languages
English
Abstract

The aim of the study was to analyze creativity profiles and understanding of creativity in Poland and Japan. The study included 597 participants (233 Polish and 364 Japanese). Qualitative and quantitative analyses were carried out (mixed method). We identified the existence of five different creativity profiles and ten categories for defining creativity, with significant differences in frequency between the two countries. The obtained results are discussed from the perspective of intercultural differences and the individualism / collectivism theory (Hofstede, 1983).

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