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frad:Person and foaf:Person

From: Karen Coyle <kcoyle@kcoyle.net>
Date: Sun, 31 Oct 2010 07:49:21 -0700
Message-ID: <20101031074921.vsxvu85vwqos080o@kcoyle.net>
To: public-lld@w3.org
Thinking more about our attempt to reconcile frad:Person and  
foaf:Person, I realize that I don't know how frad defines Person class  
in its model (and I don't have access to the documentation other than  
the registered properties in the metadata registry). From what I can  
glean from the frad terms in the metadata registry, the frad classes  
and subclasses are:

Bibliographic Entity
  - Person
  - Family
  - Corporate body
Name
Rules
Agency
Identifier
Controlled Access Point

I don't see an obvious connection between, for example, the Person and  
the Name or the Identifier. Does someone have a diagram they can  
contribute? (Gordon, you may have sent me one at some time, but I seem  
to have lost it. Sorry.)

I'm trying to get my head around what the "join" would be between frad  
and foaf; what would allow linking and what the link(s) would infer.  
And I must admit that from the above, the fact that Person is a  
subclass of Bibliographic Entity makes it somewhat puzzling to me.

Thanks,
kc

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