FACTOR (Co-) 1)
A secundary cause or circumstance that contributes to the permanence or change of some process or situation.
Co-factors should be monitored because they can nudge the process or system toward a critical threshold, while they are frequently ignored, overlooked or underrated.
- 1) General information
- 2) Methodology or model
- 3) Epistemology, ontology and semantics
- 4) Human sciences
- 5) Discipline oriented
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