Compositional Homology and Creative Thinking

Salvatore Tedesco

Abstract


The concept of homology is the most solid theoretical basis elaborated by the morphological thinking during its history. The enucleation of some general criteria for the interpretation of homology is today a fundamental tool for life sciences, and for restoring their own opening to the question of qualitative innovation that arose so powerfully in the original Darwinian project. The aim of this paper is to verify the possible uses of the concept of compositional homology in order to provide of an adequate understanding of the dynamics of creative thinking.

Keywords


Aesthetic Mind; Homology; Innovation; Aesthetic attitude; Darwinism

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13128/Aisthesis-16208



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