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Re: PROV-ISSUE-151 (TLebo): Rename wasQuoteOf to wasQuotedFrom [Data Model]

From: Luc Moreau <L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 08 Dec 2011 15:41:47 +0000
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Hi Tim,
This is now implemented.
I am closing this issue.
Cheers,
Luc

On 11/22/2011 09:44 PM, Timothy Lebo wrote:
> Does anybody object to renaming wasQuoteOf to wasQuotedFrom?
>
> I heard a +1 from Paul.
>
> Thanks,
> Tim
>
> On Nov 16, 2011, at 11:58 AM, Provenance Working Group Issue Tracker wrote:
>
>    
>> PROV-ISSUE-151 (TLebo): Rename wasQuoteOf to wasQuotedFrom [Data Model]
>>
>> http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/track/issues/151
>>
>> Raised by: Timothy Lebo
>> On product: Data Model
>>
>> After trying to model a few quotes, I continue to get hung up by "wasQuoteOf" and find "wasQuotedFrom" to be a more natural relation that clears some ambiguity about whether we are quoting some {web page, book, pamphlet} or the person that created the {web page, book, pamphlet}. According to the DM, I think it is the {web page, book, pamphlet} and depend on a qualifier to cite the person responsible.
>>
>> When encoding in PROV-O,
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>> :snippet prov:wasQuoteOf :web_page . (correct)
>>
>> :snippet prov:wasQuoteOf<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Mohandas_Karamchand_Gandhi>  (INCORRECT - we should not cite the person.)
>>
>>
>>
>> using "wasQuotedFrom" would help avoid this confusion:
>>
>>
>>
>> :snippet prov:wasQuotedFrom :web_page . (correct)
>>
>> :snippet prov:wasQuotedFrom<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mohandas_Karamchand_Gandhi>  . (correct - this is a wiki page)
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> http://www.w3.org/TR/2011/WD-prov-dm-20111018/#quotation:
>>
>> wasQuoteOf(e2,e1,ag2,ag1):
>>
>>     contains an identifier e2, identifying an entity expression that represents the quote;
>>     contains an identifier e1, identifying an entity expression representing what is being quoted;
>>     may refer to an agent who is doing the quoting, identified by ag2;
>>     may refer to the agent that is quoted, identified by ag1.
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>      
>
>    

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