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Re: Audience proposal [and LRMI, and http://schema.org/Audience]

From: Liddy Nevile <liddy@sunriseresearch.org>
Date: Thu, 5 Jul 2012 22:48:38 +1000
Cc: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>, Greg Grossmeier <greg@creativecommons.org>, public-vocabs@w3.org
Message-Id: <4498C747-32F1-4DF0-8321-DABE6C3D5016@sunriseresearch.org>
To: Egor Antonov <elderos@yandex-team.ru>
maybe we are thinking of different things. If there is something for a  
little child, say a picture to be coloured with pencils, we say the  
target (audience) is the child but it needs a mediator to make it  
accessible (print it) for the child whereas, if it is a good idea for  
an adult working with a child, we say the target (audience) is the  
adult and the subject is 'working with a child'.

Is this how you understand it?

On 05/07/2012, at 5:01 PM, Egor Antonov wrote:

> For this purpose our Yandex guys want to use Audience- 
> >PeopleAudience->ParentAudience
> It will have 'childMinAge' and 'childMaxAge' properties for defining  
> children as target audience.
> There are some examples on the wiki: http://www.w3.org/wiki/WebSchemas/Audience#Recommendations_for_parents
> We also thought that there can appear some recommendations for the  
> mediator, that's why
> ParentAudience is inherited from PeopleAudience (which properties  
> describe Parent, not child)
> --
> Egor
> 05.07.2012, 08:14, "Liddy Nevile" <liddy@sunriseresearch.org>:
>> We did this for the Education repository in Victoria, Australia in
>> 2000 or thereabouts and I believe it is still used...
>> Liddy
>> On 05/07/2012, at 9:06 AM, Dan Brickley wrote:
>>  On Thursday, 5 July 2012, Liddy Nevile wrote:
>>  I wonder if it is useful to offer that when we made the 'audience'
>>  term for DCMI we found that we needed to know the audience but we
>>  also thought of a mediator i.e. if the target audience was 3 year
>>  olds but with the help of an adult who would print the page for the
>>  three year old to colour in with pencils, there was the child as the
>>  audience and the adult as the mediator.
>>  Interesting. Are there any datasets or consuming apps yet that make
>>  this distinction?
>>  Dan
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