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RE: AW: Wiki: "Website Accessibility Evaluation Methodologies" - title

From: Vivienne CONWAY <v.conway@ecu.edu.au>
Date: Thu, 3 Nov 2011 10:31:49 +0800
To: Vincent François <vfrancois@accessibiliteweb.com>, "public-wai-evaltf@w3.org" <public-wai-evaltf@w3.org>
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Hi Vincent
I think your definitions are correct, as far as I'm aware.  I think we need to spell out both of these, otherwise we come under criticism for producing something that is not academically  and scientifically sound.  Thoughts?


Regards

Vivienne L. Conway

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From: Vincent François [vfrancois@accessibiliteweb.com]
Sent: Thursday, 3 November 2011 10:23 AM
To: public-wai-evaltf@w3.org
Subject: Re: AW: Wiki: "Website Accessibility Evaluation Methodologies" - title

Hi,

Do we really want to distinguish between method and methodology?  I think methodology is more related to the principles we are using and method more focused on the rational way to get a result, but this is based on the French translation of these concepts and I'm not sure if these differences are still valid in English...

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Le 11-10-27 12:22, Kerstin Probiesch a écrit :

Hi Shadi,

I think there is no need for categorizing each listed one in method,
technique and methodology and also this could easily create a long debate.
This is not my intention. I just thought that the proposed change of the
title will be more open.

Best

Kerstin



-----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
Von: Shadi Abou-Zahra [mailto:shadi@w3.org]
Gesendet: Donnerstag, 27. Oktober 2011 18:09
An: Kerstin Probiesch
Cc: public-wai-evaltf@w3.org<mailto:public-wai-evaltf@w3.org>
Betreff: Re: Wiki: "Website Accessibility Evaluation Methodologies" -
title

Hi Kerstin,

Yes, I thought about separating them out into different pages when we
have more entries. I'm not looking forward to categorization though...

Best,
   Shadi


On 27.10.2011 17:30, Kerstin Probiesch wrote:


Hi TF,

it seems to me, that not all "methodologies" on



http://www.w3.org/WAI/RD/wiki/Website_Accessibility_Evaluation_Methodol
ogies


are really "methodologies". Some are "just" techniques or methods.


Therefore


a title like "Website Accessibility Evaluation methods (or


techniques?) and


methodologies" might be better. Or?


Best

Kerstin








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