Richard Light wrote:
> The discussion on this topic possibly points up the lack of a coherent
> ontology of things-referred-to. Ships, for example, can be seen (at
> least in one sense) as a sub-class of objects. The CIDOC CRM springs to
> mind as a potential organising principle. This is possibly an area that
> the Ontologies SIG could look into?
We have a topic map which incorporates everything we markup in our texts
and which we merge with the CIDOC CRM topic map.
We are currently considering updating to the more recent version of
CIDOC CRM that uses RDF/OWL.
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