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The Art of Thought, originally published in 1926, was the first work to give a clear, inspiring, and authoritative exposition of the process of reasoning, in language adapted to the general reader as well as the student of psychology. It established itself as a standard guide to the mechanism of thought, and its message remains of essential value to a world confronted with ...more
Hardcover, 162 pages
Published 1949 by Watts & Co (first published 1926)
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This book is one of the most cited references pertaining to the thought process and the emergence of creative ideas. Wallas establishes the framework of Preparation, Incubation, Illumination, and Validation.
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Brilliant (especially when you consider this was published in 1926)
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Graham Wallas was an English socialist, social psychologist, educationalist, a leader of the Fabian Society and a co-founder of the London School of Economics. Wikipedia

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