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RE: questions on assertion

From: <DPawson@rnib.org.uk>
Date: Wed, 10 Jul 2002 09:57:57 +0100
Message-ID: <9B66BBD37D5DD411B8CE00508B69700F024A7828@pborolocal.rnib.org.uk>
To: giles.hogben@jrc.it, phayes@ai.uwf.edu, www-rdf-logic@w3.org, www-rdf-interest@w3.org

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> From: Giles Hogben

> I don't agree here. I think what you are saying is circular.
> What is a "statement that something is true" if it does not 
> contain some
> notion of belief.

Personal view, I'd say that involved two assertions.
1. I assert that that  can contains beans.
2. I am a worldAuthorityOnBakedBeans.

The first makes the assertion,
the second states with what authority I speak.

My 0.02Euros.

regards DaveP



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