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ERIC Number: EJ413678
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0418
Rules of Indexing: A Critique of Mentalism in Information Retrieval Theory.
Frohmann, Bernd
Journal of Documentation, v46 n2 p81-101 Jun 1990
Discusses theoretical considerations of indexing as a part of information retrieval theory. Topics discussed include mentalist proposals; text representation and knowledge representation; rules of grammar and syntax; linguistic theory; philosophical theories of Wittgenstein regarding rules; retrieval practices; and the formation of rules in indexing and in other disciplines. (46 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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