ERIC Number: EJ543085
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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New Metaphors for Organizing Data Could Change the Nature of Computers.
Young, Jeffrey R.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v43 n30 pA19-A20 Apr 4 1997
Based on the idea that the current framework for organizing electronic data does not take advantage of the mind's ability to make connections among disparate pieces of information, several projects at universities around the country are taking new approaches to classification and storage of vast amounts of computerized data. The new systems take advantage of human capabilities for conceptualization. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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