Re: MiniSKOS proposal: add Topic, an equivalentClass to skos:Concept, and relate schema properties to it.

FINALLY !  (Thad gets to use a generic container for his "categories" and
"list items" that are cleverly disguised (i.e. mapped) as SKOS Concepts
already !)

> This would be our way of saying that (sometimes) the values of these
> properties would take links into existing controlled vocabularies,
> typically but not necessarily documented using W3C SKOS in (hopefully)
> RDFa. By doing so, we make it easier for data to use
> hierarchies of controlled codes, alternate and multilingual labels,

> and links between such vocabularies.
This last point being the most important of them all... the light switch is
now officially "ON", folks... you just need to screw in the light bulb to
make the "web" become the "structured web"....  I.E. link those damn

> All other information about a Topic would be expressed in
> vocabulary (broader etc.), most likely SKOS.
Makes logical sense.  Why mess up a good thing :)

> Dan
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Received on Tuesday, 19 November 2013 20:41:01 UTC