Aboutness

Aboutness is a term used in library and information science (LIS), linguistics, philosophy of language, and philosophy of mind. In LIS, it is often… (More)
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2009
2009
Capturing the "aboutness" of documents has been a key research focus throughout the history of automated textual information… (More)
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2009
2009
This paper presents a theoretical methodology to evaluate XML retrieval systems and their filters. Theoretical evaluation is… (More)
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2000
2000
Information retrieval (IR) is driven by a process which decides whether a document is about a query. Recent attempts spawned from… (More)
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1996
1996
In this paper we present an information retrieval model based on conceptual graphs named ELEN [1]. In ELEN a conceptual graph is… (More)
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1996
1996
This paper addresses the notion of aboutness in information retrieval. First, an exposition is given on how aboutness relates to… (More)
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1995
1995
Thinking is special. There is nothing quite like it. Thinking – judging, believing and inferring – occurs in the natural order… (More)
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1995
1995
The notion of aboutness is fundamental to information retrieval. Assume there is a document d which is about query q. Now, if… (More)
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1995
1995
Information retrieval is the quest to nd those information objects relevant to a given information need. Relevance is a diicult… (More)
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1994
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1994
This article proposes a framework, a so called information field, which allows information retrieval mechanisms to be compared… (More)
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1977
1977
One of the most crucial problem areas of information science concerns the identification of what documents are 'about'. This… (More)
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