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Browsing Faculty Publications (Human & Social Development) by Author "MacGregor, James N."

Browsing Faculty Publications (Human & Social Development) by Author "MacGregor, James N."

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  • MacGregor, James N.; Cunningham, J. Barton (The Journal of Problem Solving, 2009)
    Insight problem solving is characterized by restructuring. We hypothesized that the difficulty of rebus puzzles could be manipulated by systematically varying the restructurings required to solve them. An experiment using ...
  • MacGregor, James N.; Cunningham, J. Barton; Walinga, Jennifer (Creativity. Theories - Research - Applications, 2020)
    The purpose of the research was to investigate different types of training in insight problem solving. In doing so, we reviewed the literature on experimental tests of procedures for training insight problem solving. The ...
  • MacGregor, James N. (Journal of Problem Solving, 2017)
    The article reports three experiments designed to explore heuristics used in comparing the lengths of completed Euclidean Traveling Salesman Problem (E-TSP) tours. The experiments used paired comparisons in which participants ...

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