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‘Bunches of grapes and bananas’: un-construing the human body in life-drawing.

By Vivien Burr


In a sense, PCT could be said to be centrally concerned with innovation and creativity. For example, although Kelly argued that we make choices that produce either greater definition or greater extension of our construct system, he clearly felt that we should ultimately favour extension; we should never remain content with our current ways of seeing the world

Topics: H1, NC, BF
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  1. (1947). In this context it is interesting that Fransella (PCP encyclopaedia) says that the paintings of Picasso can be seen as encapsulating the ‘thought disorder’ typical of loose construing (show image). Perhaps creative activity is always a temporary madness!

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