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RE: Hierarchical relationships

From: Reul, Q. H. <q.reul@abdn.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2008 14:37:00 +0100
To: Sean Bechhofer <sean.bechhofer@manchester.ac.uk>
CC: SWD WG <public-swd-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <368BCC0389016643A64607A155C5A94E318530634A@VMAILB.uoa.abdn.ac.uk>

Sean,

I thought XL was covering any type of extension to SKOS, but I now realise that my assumption was incorrect.

Cheers,

Quentin

-----Original Message-----
From: Sean Bechhofer [mailto:sean.bechhofer@manchester.ac.uk]
Sent: 26 August 2008 14:31
To: Antoine Isaac
Cc: Reul, Q. H.; SWD WG
Subject: Re: Hierarchical relationships


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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