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Re: PROV-ISSUE-225 (objects-in-universe-of-discourse): What are the objects in the universe of discourse? [prov-dm]

From: Luc Moreau <L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 24 Jan 2012 10:50:36 +0000
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To: James Cheney <jcheney@inf.ed.ac.uk>
CC: Satya Sahoo <satya.sahoo@case.edu>, public-prov-wg@w3.org
Hi James,

Yes, I agree with your conclusion. I don't see this problematic for the 
formal semantics to Things
underlying Entities.

Maybe, another way of phrasing it, is what is it we want to create 
descriptions of.

Luc

On 01/24/2012 10:41 AM, James Cheney wrote:
>
> I think these perspectives are mutually reconcilable, as long as it's 
> OK for the formal semantics to talk about Things as a model of the 
> underlying reality that Entities are trying to describe/surrogate.
>

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