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Re: delegation definition

From: Eric <ericphb@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 24 May 2012 17:26:20 -0700
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To: Luc Moreau <L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>, Provenance Working Group WG <public-prov-wg@w3.org>

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Luc Moreau <L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk> wrote:

>Today, we decided to replace the term Responsibility by Delegation.
>Inspired by suggestions from Tim and Stephan, I drafted a definition:
>/Delegation is the assignment of authority to an agent (by itself or by 
>another agent) to carry out a specific activity as a delegate or 
>representative, while the agent that it represents remains responsible 
>for the outcome of the delegated work.
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