Jim Gray's fourth paradigm and the construction of the scientific record

  title={Jim Gray's fourth paradigm and the construction of the scientific record},
  author={Clifford A. Lynch},
  booktitle={The Fourth Paradigm},
i n the latter part of his career, Jim Gray led the thinking of a group of scholars who saw the emergence of what they characterized as a fourth paradigm of scientific research. In this essay, I will focus narrowly on the implications of this fourth paradigm, which I will refer to as " data-intensive science " [1], for the nature of scientific communication and the scientific record. Gray's paradigm joins the classic pair of opposed but mutually supporting scientific paradigms: theory and… CONTINUE READING


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