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WHAT IS INFORMATION SCIENCE CONCERNED ABOUT?
INFORMATION SCIENCE IS CONCERNED WITH DOCUMENTS,AND MESSAGES,AND THEIR REPRESENTATION
WHAT IS INFORMATION SCIENCE IN PARTICULAR?
“Information Science is centered on the representation, storage,transmission, selection (retrieval, filtering), and the use of documents and messages… created for use by humans….”
WHAT IS INFORMATION SCIENCE IN GENERAL?
IT IS A DISCIPLINE OR FIELD.
WHAT ARE THE CONSTITUENTS OR ELEMENTS OF "MESSAGES"?
THE "MENTAL CONSTRUCTS" WE USE TO TALK ABOUT "REALITY".
WHAT DO MENTAL CONSTRUCTS ATTEMPT TO DO?
DESCRIBE,EXPLAIN,MODIFY,AND REPLACE REALITY.
WHAT DO MENTAL CONSTRUCTS INCLUDE?
MENTAL CONSTRUCTS INCLUDE DATA,INFORMATION,KNOWLEDGE, AND WISDOM.
WHAT IS DATA?
RAW MATERIAL OF IS/IT.
WHAT IS INFORMATION?
RELATIONSHIPS B/T DATA; ORGANIZED DATA.
WHAT IS KNOWLEDGE?
KNOWLEDGE IS USEFUL INFORMATION.
WHAT IS WISDOM?
RECOGNITION THAT KNOWLEDGE PATTERNS ARISE FROM FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES AND THE UNDERSTANDING OF WHAT THOSE PRINCIPLES ARE.
WHAT IS INFORMATION SCIENCE CONCERNED ABOUT?
INFORMATION SCIENCE IS CONCERNED WITH DOCUMENTS,AND MESSAGES,AND THEIR REPRESENTATION
WHAT IS INFORMATION SCIENCE IN PARTICULAR?
“Information Science is centered on the representation, storage,transmission, selection (retrieval, filtering), and the use of documents and messages… created for use by humans….”
WHAT IS INFORMATION SCIENCE IN GENERAL?
IT IS A DISCIPLINE OR FIELD.
WHAT ARE THE CONSTITUENTS OR ELEMENTS OF "MESSAGES"?
THE "MENTAL CONSTRUCTS" WE USE TO TALK ABOUT "REALITY".
WHAT DO MENTAL CONSTRUCTS ATTEMPT TO DO?
DESCRIBE,EXPLAIN,MODIFY,AND REPLACE REALITY.
WHAT DO MENTAL CONSTRUCTS INCLUDE?
MENTAL CONSTRUCTS INCLUDE DATA,INFORMATION,KNOWLEDGE, AND WISDOM.
WHAT IS DATA?
RAW MATERIAL OF IS/IT.
WHAT IS INFORMATION?
RELATIONSHIPS B/T DATA; ORGANIZED DATA.
WHAT IS KNOWLEDGE?
KNOWLEDGE IS USEFUL INFORMATION.
WHAT IS WISDOM?
RECOGNITION THAT KNOWLEDGE PATTERNS ARISE FROM FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES AND THE UNDERSTANDING OF WHAT THOSE PRINCIPLES ARE.