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The necessity of an alternative metatheory to the information processing paradigm in LIS context : A reply to Brian Vickery

@article{Brier1997TheNO,
  title={The necessity of an alternative metatheory to the information processing paradigm in LIS context : A reply to Brian Vickery},
  author={S. Brier},
  journal={Journal of Documentation},
  year={1997},
  volume={53},
  pages={316-321}
}
  • S. Brier
  • Published 1997
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Documentation
Letter from Soren Brier to Brian Vickery about the article : Cybersemiotics: a new interdisciplinary development applied to the problems of knowledge organisation and document retrieval in information science. A part of becoming a science is to have a reflected metatheory of the subject area which one claims cognitive authority over. Without that one cannot compete and discuss with otehr sicences about what true LIS is or what is so special about the work of librairans and docuemntalists that… Expand
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