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Re: rdfs:class and rdfs:resource

From: Richard H. McCullough <rhm@cdepot.net>
Date: Wed, 7 May 2003 08:39:46 -0700
Message-ID: <006201c314ae$e7ca84a0$bd7ba8c0@rhm8200>
To: "Teresa Carcel&eacute;n" <tcarcele@di.uc3m.es>, "Www-Rdf-Interest" <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>, "Www-Rdf-Interest-Request" <www-rdf-interest-request@w3.org>

The simplest way to understand is as follows.
rdfs:Class is the set of all Class names, which includes rdfs:Resource.
rdfs:Resource is the top of the Class hierarchy, and every Class
is a descendent of rdfs:Resource.
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From: "Teresa Carcel&eacute;n" <tcarcele@di.uc3m.es>
To: "Www-Rdf-Interest" <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>; "Www-Rdf-Interest-Request"
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Sent: Wednesday, May 07, 2003 7:57 AM
Subject: rdfs:class and rdfs:resource


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> Hello all,
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> I have been working in the RDF schema specification and I have trouble
> with the concepts of:
> rdfs:Class and rdfs:Resource
> rdfs:Resource is the most general class and rdfs:class is the concept
> of class.
> Thus,I don´t understand the meaning of that rdfs:Resource is an
> instance of rdfs:class and that every class is a rdfs:subClassOf
> rdfs:Resource.
> I hope someone can give an help on this.
> Kindly regards,
> Teresa
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> Teresa Carcelén Fernández
> Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
> tcarcele@di.uc3m.es
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