A Review of Learning Disabilities and Creativity

1Hanan Abdullah Balaamash, Yousaf Jamal

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Abstract:

The present research discusses articles and studies on learning disabilities and creativity. According to a widespread point of view, people with learning disabilities are particularly creative. The basic purpose of this research is to explore the relationship between individuals who have learning disabilities and creativity by presenting some evidence, facts, and results of studies done in this area. This study also examines the people with this kind of disabilities whether they can achieve in their life or they cannot because they are facing difficulties with their disabilities. The literature review revealed (with some exception) that individuals with learning disabilities have a creative potential, which is expressed especially in the form of visual and intuitive thinking. This study includes data gathered from Google scholar and library. Based on the information obtain from the literature review, some studies claim that there is a significant relationship between the variables of learning disabilities and creativity.

Keywords:

Disabilities, Creativity, Learning, Creative Potential

Paper Details
Month2
Year2020
Volume24
IssueSpecial Issue 1
Pages214-227