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  1. Five ways to encourage creativity at work Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... in the workplace - small ones, of course - can actually encourage creativity to flourish. In his book, "Imagine: How Creativity Works," Jonah Lehrer relates the story of Yo-Yo Ma, who told him he often thinks of Julia Child when he's ...


  2. on the Road: Unlocking the key to creativityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2012 | Reuters

    May 3 - Science writing superstar Jonah Lehrer takes Reuters taxi challenge to explain the key concepts behind his latest besteller Imagine: How Creativity Works Press CTRL+C , CMD+C , or long-press the URL below on your mobile device to copy the code


  3. Jonah Lehrer returns with A Book About LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | MacLeans

    There's a substantial amount of grit involved in this book, not just in content-although Lehrer does pay sustained attention to both the author and subject of Angela Duckworth's current bestseller, Grit -but in its very existence. In 2012 Lehrer, a young American who had rapidly built a successful popular science-writing career, was vilified from one end of the Internet to the other for a litany of journalistic sins , including plagiarism and fabricating quotes in his book Imagine .


  4. A lesson in plagiarism for Melania TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... st Was a Neuroscientist" was accused of stealing from multiple sources and fabricating Bob Dylan quotes in his book "Imagine," which was pulled from shelves. Lehrer returned this month with "A Book About Love," reviewed Sunday in the L.A. Times


  5. Lehrer a loser at "Love"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 |

    ... And then the journalist Michael Moynihan found that Lehrer had invented quotes from Bob Dylan for his third book, "Imagine," and misused the words that Dylan actually did say. Later investigations showed that "Imagine" contained many other factual ...


  6. The New Jonah Lehrer: More Honest, More Boring, Still Spreading BunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | Slate Magazine

    ... people ; he embellished stories and distorted facts ; he plagiarized a lot. Of his three best-selling books, two - Imagine and How We Decide - were deemed so flawed as to be taken out of print. But now he's back, a better man. Lehrer's new book has ...


  7. Jonah Lehrer is back: Does a disgraced writer deserve another shot at nonfiction?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 |

    ... after emerged that the best-selling author straight up fabricated quotes from none other than Bob Dylan in his book "Imagine: How Creativity Works" - and had lied to a Tablet journalist about it. He then resigned from The New Yorker, had to have his ...


  8. Jonah Lehrer says he's sorry, againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | Poynter Online

    ... passage, flagged this morning by The Washington Post's Carlos Lozada. In early August 2012, a book I wrote called Imagine was taken out of print and pulled from stores. This happened because I made several serious mistakes in the text. The worst of ...


  9. Why Aren't Books Factchecked?By Ryan HolidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | The Daily Beast

    ... fortify ourselves against the disgust of the rest of the day") but certainly nothing from Twain along those lines. Imagine, misattributing the quote which not only serves as your title but as the entire thesis for a book. And with the exception of a ...