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Re: SKOS and Freebase

From: Thad Guidry <thadguidry@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Oct 2013 16:24:38 -0500
Message-ID: <CAChbWaNU77a8ch1NGZumTHF8mvG-CDjqaU-b1c0cROqY8mKJOw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Young,Jeff (OR)" <jyoung@oclc.org>
Cc: "kcoyle@kcoyle.net" <kcoyle@kcoyle.net>, Dan Brickley <danbri@google.com>, W3C Web Schemas Task Force <public-vocabs@w3.org>
On Mon, Oct 21, 2013 at 3:00 PM, Young,Jeff (OR) <jyoung@oclc.org> wrote:

> I believe that the concepts in FAST are all free-standing. For example,
> here is the FAST identifier for the concept of cemeteries:
> http://id.worldcat.org/fast/850521
> If someone wanted to claim that a book was schema:about a more complex
> notion like "cemeteries in NYC", there could presumably be two choices:
> - Simple/simplistic: repeat the schema:about property for each component
> or
> - Fussy/complicated: coin a new concept that was skos:narrower than the
> FAST concept and relate that to a particular place (or time or person or
> organization or ...) using some kind of property like (schema:location).
> I realize that schema:location doesn't currently have a
> schema:domainIncludes that resembles Concept, but it seems like it could.
> Jeff

Is there a JSON format for the fast views ?  I only see MARC and RDF.

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