An Autopoietic Systems Theory for Creativity

  title={An Autopoietic Systems Theory for Creativity},
  author={Takashi Ibaab},
  • Takashi Ibaab
  • Published 2010
In this paper, a new, non-psychological and non-sociological approach to understanding creativity is proposed. The approach is based on autopoietic system theory, where an autopoietic system is defined as a unity whose organization is defined by a particular network of production processes of elements. While the theory was originally proposed in biology and then applied to sociology, I have applied it to understand the nature of creation, and called it "Creative Systems Theory". A creative… CONTINUE READING