Robert Janusz

Ontology in Astronomy

Article
12/2 - Fall 2007, pages 267–276
Date of online publication: 15 November 2007
Date of publication: 01 November 2007

Abstract

In the domain of astronomy the object oriented paradigm of informatics needs to construct an ontology to be able to reason about concepts and to construct queries in a computerized knowledge system. The article presents approaches to ontology in philosophy, the natural sciences and informatics and shows their limits and reciprocity.

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Janusz, Robert. “Ontology in Astronomy.” Forum Philosophicum 12, no. 2 (2007): 267–276. doi: 10.5840/forphil20071224.

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