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Formal Ontology in Information Systems: Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference (FOIS 2006)
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from Ios Pr Inc (October 1, 2006)
9781586036850 | details & prices | 373 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.85 lbs | List price $175.00
About: Researchers in areas such as artificial intelligence, formal and computational linguistics, biomedical informatics, conceptual modeling, knowledge engineering and information retrieval have come to realize that a solid foundation for their research calls for serious work in ontology, understood as a general theory of the types of entities and relations that make up their respective domains of inquiry.