Steven M. Smith



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Research Interests


Memory

Retrieval Blocking & Recovery, Context-Dependent Memory, Reminiscence & Hypermnesia, Aging & Memory, Eyewitness Memory, Created Memories





Creative Cognition

Fixation & Mental Blocks,
Incubation, Insight, Creative Idea Generation




metacognition

Metacognition

Tip-Of-the-Tongue (TOT) States, Feeling-Of-Knowing (FOK) Reports, Feelings of Imminence




Books


Finke, R.A., Ward, T.B., & Smith, S.M. (1992). Creative Cognition: Theory, Research & Applications Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.





Smith, S.M., Ward, T.B., & Finke, R.A. (1995). The Creative Cognition Approach. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.





Ward, T.B., Finke, R.A., and Smith, S.M. (1995). Creativity and the Mind: Discovering the Genius Within. New York: Plenum Press.




Ward, T.B., Smith, S.M. & Vaid, J. (1997). Creative Thought: An Investigation of Conceptual Structures and Processes. American Psychological Association Books.

. New York: W.H. Freeman, Inc.




China Trip 2004

Paris Trip 2008



For a list of publications click here Steve Smith's Publications.

For a list of colloquium talks and invited addresses, click here Colloquia & Invited Addresses


Miscellaneous

Editorial Board Member for Journal of Creative Behavior




Coordinator of 2nd, 6th, and 11th annual Texas Cognition Conferences (ARMADILLO), College Station, TX




Co-coordinator of the Creative Concepts Conference (APA Scientific Conference), May, 1995, College Station, TX

Expert Witness on Eyewitness Memory



House


My Children

Noah (age 36)

Dara (age 32)









Contact me at: stevesmith@tamu.edu