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Inducing and disciplining creativity in organisations under escalating complexity


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West, J (2011) Inducing and disciplining creativity in organisations under escalating complexity. In: Creativity and Innovation in Business and Beyond. Routledge, New York, pp. 189-202. ISBN 9780415880107

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The origins of organisational barriers to creativity and innovation have long been a subject of research in organisational studies. I argue here that organisations struggle to perform creative and innovative tasks because of unintended consequences of organisational systems introduced to deal with information, which over time increases in complexity and uncertainty.

Item Type: Book Section
Publisher: Routledge
Page Range: pp. 189-202
Additional Information: Copyright © 2011 Taylor & Francis Group
Date Deposited: 19 May 2011 05:46
Last Modified: 19 May 2011 05:46
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