There are many infinite types of innovation. There are infinite types of strategies, methodologies and methods for achieving the innovation goals. The following list are only the ones I have been thinking about lately. They are also terms that I believe can help us in one way or another to innovate our systems from our personal systems to our macro-systems.
You may find the definitions in this blog (use the “vocabulary terms” tag on the right hand menu on this webpage to find the individual terms, [arranged in alphabetical order]).
You may also find these definitions within Wikipedia.
Complex adaptive systems:
Cooperative distributed problem solving:
Critical social theory:
Intelligent systems theory:
Philosophy of mind:
Superorganism: an organism consistint of other organisms.
Tektology or Tectology: