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Re: Example for consideration: Resource versus Representation

From: Pat Hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2008 13:26:55 -0600
Message-Id: <p06230905c3bd355d8729@[]>
To: Jonathan Rees <jar@creativecommons.org>
Cc: public-awwsw@w3.org

At 10:41 AM -0500 1/23/08, Jonathan Rees wrote:
>I think our conversation yesterday got derailed a bit because we 
>started using the term "resource" without having first agreed on how 
>we wanted to use it.  The confusion reflects the underlying cultural 
>gulf that this group needs to bridge - one might call it "knowledge 
>engineering meets web architecture".

Worse: semiotics meets web architecture.

>Let's focus on trying to draw out Noah (and Tim) on the negative 
>assertion "a representation is not a Kwyjibo". Negative statements, 
>or conditions of potential inconsistency, are always much more 
>interesting and informative than positive ones. We just have to 
>figure out what the class Kwyjibo

Im even more sorry I missed this call. Is that pronounced 
"kwee-jib-oh" or "kwye-jee-boh"?

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