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Author Arp, Robert, author.

Title Building ontologies with basic formal ontology / by Robert Arp, Barry Smith, and Andrew D. Spear.

Publication Info. 2015
Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2015]


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Description 1 online resource
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1 What Is an Ontology? -- 2 Kinds of Ontologies and the Role of Taxonomies -- 3 Principles of Best Practice I: Domain Ontology Design -- 4 Principles of Best Practice II: Terms, Definitions, and Classification -- 5 Introduction to Basic Formal Ontology I: Continuants -- 6 Introduction to Basic Formal Ontology II: Occurrents -- 7 The Ontology of Relations -- 8 Basic Formal Ontology at Work.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed August 10, 2015).
Summary Providing an introduction to the field of applied ontology that is of particular relevance to biomedicine, this thorough book covers theoretical components of ontologies, best practices for ontology design, and examples of biomedical ontologies in use. -- Edited summary from book.
Subject Ontologies (Information retrieval)
Semantic networks (Information theory)
Medical informatics.
Information storage and retrieval systems.
COMPUTERS -- General.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Biology.
Information storage and retrieval systems. (OCoLC)fst00972781
Medical informatics. (OCoLC)fst01014175
Ontologies (Information retrieval) (OCoLC)fst01739863
Semantic networks (Information theory) (OCoLC)fst01112078
BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES/Quantitative Biology
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Smith, Barry, 1952- author.
Spear, Andrew D., author.
Other Form: Print version: Arp, Robert. Building ontologies with Basic Formal Ontology. Boston : Massachusetts Institute of Technology, [2015] 9780262527811 (DLC) 2015002008 (OCoLC)916407448
ISBN 0262329581 (electronic bk.)
9780262329583 (electronic bk.)
9780262527811 (paperback)
Standard No. AU@ 000055402107
CHDSB 006469473
CHVBK 354683551
DEBBG BV044057719

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