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ERIC Number: EJ1139433
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 16
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0167-8329
Philosophy of Data: Why?
Furner, Jonathan
Education for Information, v33 n1 p55-70 2017
Philosophy of data should not be dismissed as a cluster of scholastic puzzles whose solutions are of limited practical value. On the contrary, philosophy of data should be recognized as constituting the core of a field of data studies that is informed by, but far from equivalent to, statistics, computer science, and library and information studies.
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Language: English
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