Closure, observation and coupling: on narrative and autopoiesis

Lively, Adam ORCID: (2018) Closure, observation and coupling: on narrative and autopoiesis. In: Narrating Complexity. Walsh, Richard and Stepney, Susan, eds. Springer, pp. 85-100. ISBN 9783319647128, pbk-ISBN 9783030097264, e-ISBN 9783319647142. (doi:10.1007/978-3-319-64714-2_9)

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An examination of how narrative fiction can be thought of as a form of Autopoiesis (self-organizing system), drawing on Aristotle, Czech structuralism and Niklas Luhmann's systems theory.

Item Type: Book Section
Research Areas: A. > School of Media and Performing Arts > Media > English Language and Literature
Item ID: 20320
Notes on copyright: This is an accepted version of an chapter published in Narrating Complexity. The final authenticated version is available online at:
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Depositing User: Adam Lively
Date Deposited: 12 Aug 2016 14:32
Last Modified: 05 Feb 2020 18:52

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