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Re: Hierarchical relationships

From: Sean Bechhofer <sean.bechhofer@manchester.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2008 14:31:22 +0100
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Cc: "Reul, Q. H." <q.reul@abdn.ac.uk>, SWD WG <public-swd-wg@w3.org>
To: Antoine Isaac <aisaac@few.vu.nl>


I don't see how this is the kind of thing that can be achieved  
through XL - as the primer says, this would be more likely to be  
something done through specialisation of skos:broader.

	Sean

On 26 Aug 2008, at 14:22, Antoine Isaac wrote:

>
> Hi Quentin,
>
> Does the section 4.7 of the Primer [1] answers your need?
>
> Antoine
>
> [1] http://www.w3.org/2006/07/SWD/wiki/SKOS/DraftPrimer? 
> action=AttachFile&do=get&target=SKOSPrimer-080826.html
>> Hi,
>>
>> As most of you know, the hierarchical relation in thesauri can be  
>> used to represent the generic, partitive and instantive relation  
>> between two terms. I remember the working group discussing this  
>> issue sometime ago and it was decided that such relations would  
>> not be included in the SKOS reference and primer. I do agree with  
>> this stance, but it would be useful to have something in Appendix  
>> A. SKOS eXtension for Labels (XL) describing how this could be  
>> achieved.
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Quentin
>>
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