Interdependence

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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Interdependence

 

the mutual conditioning by components of the reality of their existence, the mutual dependence of their individual characteristics. A special type of interdependence is correlation, which is a strongly mediated interdependence. In the present-day literature of philosophical logic and specialized science the concept of correlation is used more frequently than that of interdependence.

I. S. ALEKSEEV

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