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Re: What about "taxonomies"? RE: Glossary of terms relating to thesauri and faceted classification

From: Thomas Baker <thomas.baker@bi.fhg.de>
Date: Sat, 5 Feb 2005 14:35:28 +0100
To: "Miles, AJ (Alistair)" <A.J.Miles@rl.ac.uk>
Cc: Bernard Vatant <bernard.vatant@mondeca.com>, SKOS <public-esw-thes@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20050205133528.GA1832@Octavius>

On Fri, Feb 04, 2005 at 03:57:44PM -0000, Alistair Miles wrote:
> In the rewrite of the introduction I did last week, I suggested a slightly revised definition of 'concept scheme' (snip of text from [1]) -
> 
> A 'conceptual scheme' or 'concept scheme' is defined here as: a set of concepts, optionally including statements about semantic relationships between those concepts. Thesauri, classification schemes, subject heading schemes, terminologies, glossaries and other types of controlled vocabularies are all examples of conceptual schemes.
> 
> How does that sound?  

Sounds good!
Tom

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