FUNCTION (Specific) 1)3)
The set of processes that are exclusive characteristics of some type of components in a concrete system (adapted from M. BUNGE, 1995, p.34).
BUNGE adds: "This concept is necessary… in order not to ascribe any finality to things as cells, plants, businesses or governments – that cannot conceive finalities because they do not have frontal lobes" (Ibid).
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- 2) Methodology or model
- 3) Epistemology, ontology and semantics
- 4) Human sciences
- 5) Discipline oriented
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