The Creative Relation of Whole and Part

The Creative Relation of Whole and Part

01 Jan 2010

Philip Franses

In this article he postulates a simple shift in the relation of whole to parts. Normally we imagine the wholeas something already there and the parts as the logical constituents…the whole comes into being through the part; and the part is representative of the whole. This article explores the dilemmas in this circular definition of and explores another approach.