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Contribution to Book
The Functional Ontology of Filmic Documents
A Document (Re)turn: Contributions from a Research Field in Transition (2007)
  • Richard L Anderson, University of North Texas
  • Brian C O'Connor, University of North Texas
  • Jodi Kearns, University of Akron
When people are checking in to flights, making reports to their company manager, composing music, delivering papers for exams in schools, or examining patients in hospitals, they all deal with documents and processes of documentation. In earlier times, documentation took place primarily in libraries and archives. While the latter are still important document institutions, documents today play a far more essential role in social life in many different domains and cultures. In this book, which celebrates the ten year anniversary of documentation studies in Tromsø, experts from many different disciplines, professional domains as well as cultures around the world present their way of dealing with documents, demonstrating many potential directions for the emerging broad field of documentation studies.
  • document studies
Publication Date
March 20, 2007
Roswitha Skare, Niels Lund, Andreas Varheim
The Document Academy
Citation Information
Richard L Anderson, Brian C O'Connor and Jodi Kearns. "The Functional Ontology of Filmic Documents" Berkeley, CAA Document (Re)turn: Contributions from a Research Field in Transition (2007)
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