Part-Whole Relations in Object-Centered Systems: An Overview


Knowledge bases data bases and object oriented systems referred to in the pa per as Object Centered systems all rely on attributes as the main construct used to associate properties to objects among these a fundamental role is played by the so called part whole relation The representation of such a structural informa tion usually requires a particular… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S0169-023X(96)00013-4


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@article{Artale1996PartWholeRI, title={Part-Whole Relations in Object-Centered Systems: An Overview}, author={Alessandro Artale and Enrico Franconi and Nicola Guarino and Luca Pazzi}, journal={Data Knowl. Eng.}, year={1996}, volume={20}, pages={347-383} }