The cultural aspect includes everything from behavior of the people. dominant religious status, values, and paradigms involved in the area affected. Essentially, the paradigms of the culture must be considered in order to understand the driving forces behind the decision making process of the people
Historical perspectives involve looking at how this issue has been developing throughout time, the origins, and using historical data to predict how the issue can be resolved.
When looking at the economic aspect of this issue, many factors must be considered. This topic ranges from trade (imports/exports), exploitation of resources, geographic features, and domestic and international relations.
Political aspects of an issue look through the lens of power and authority. This comes in the form of government in place, how decisions are made, the distribution of power and wealth, and internal and external relations of nations
Environmental aspects refers to everything human effected and naturally occurring within and around borders of the country. This includes such factors as geographical location, climate, terrain, surrounding countries, pollution, and exploitation of resources
Design aspect is expressing the problem through the arts, music, literature, video, and poetry. This allows individuals to express themselves in a creative form that can be let out as an outlet. Like the expression goes "a picture's worth a thousand words", the impact of a painting or a poem can cause an individual to understand the issue better then reading the facts.