Science sifting : tools for innovation in science and technology / Rodney R Dietert, Janice Dietert.

Science Sifting is designed primarily as a textbook for students interested in research and as a general reference book for existing career scientists. The aim of this book is to help budding scientists broaden their capacities to access and use information from diverse sources to the benefit of the...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Dietert, Rodney R.
Corporate Author: World Scientific (Firm)
Other Authors: Dietert, Janice
Format: eBook
Published: Singapore ; Hackensack, N.J. : World Scientific Pub. Co., ©2013.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction and orientation to science sifting
  • ch. 1. Duality and the creative scientist
  • ch. 2. Moments of scientific and technological discovery
  • ch. 3. Preparing for a fulfilling research career
  • ch. 4. Informational patterns
  • ch. 5. Focus on creativity and innovation
  • ch. 6. Mind your language
  • ch. 7. Perceiving your reality
  • ch. 8. Body of work: managing your greatest tool
  • ch. 9. Creative spaces
  • ch. 10. Vantage points and gaining multiple perspectives
  • ch. 11. Mapping information terrains
  • ch. 12. Pattern jumping and lateral thinking
  • ch. 13. Synchronicity
  • ch. 14. Sandman science: science sifting during sleep
  • ch. 15. Meditation: ohming up or getting down with the real you?
  • ch. 16. The neutral observer: letting go of drama, ego, and attachments
  • ch. 17. Play like you mean it
  • ch. 18. Striking a chord of creativity: the art of science
  • ch. 19. Summing it up.