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Table 2 Characteristics of wicked issues

From: Ten Global Challenges in Medical Education: Wicked Issues and Options for Action

1.Defined differently from different perspectives
2.Context dependent but patterned across contexts
3.Impossible to solve completely
4.Too many pieces to manage
5.No root cause
6.Too big to think of all at once
8.Open to external influences
9.Previous solutions are not working now
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