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Volume 2. Information Flow and Knowledge Sharing

Published: 10th March 2008 Series Editor: Frank van Harmelen Editor: Mary James Authors: Flavio Correa da Silva Jaume Agusti-Cullell
1 Introduction Intended audience Chapters’ contents Intermission 2 Information Agents and the world Reality and structure Information systems A non-rationalistic stance Bibliographical notes Intermission 3 Information Flow Communicated information Noise and distortion Received information Communication systems The purpose of communication Bibliographical notes Intermission 4 Shared Understanding Dialogues for shared understanding Communication spaces Productive dialogue Facilitators for productive dialogues Bibliographical notes Intermission 5 Collaborative Problem Solving Coordinated action Reliability and trust Bibliographical notes Intermission 6 Ontological Reasoning Ontology Patterns of interaction Bibliographical notes Intermission 7 Uncertainty Controlled uncertainty Trust, confidentiality and privacy Bibliographical notes Intermission 8 Knowledge Sharing The illusion of life Bibliographical notes Intermission 9 Knowledge Bibliographical notes 10 Conclusion Epilogue

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Volume 1. Fuzzy Logic and the Semantic Web

Published: 20th February 2006 Editor: Elie Sanchez