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Current revision ID: 9206

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General description

Name: agent role
Submitted by: ValentinaPresutti
Also Known As:
Intent: To represent agents and the roles they play.

Management, Organization, Scheduling

Competency Questions:
  • which agent does play this role?
  • what is the role that played by that agent?
Solution description: stub
Reusable OWL Building Block: (1575)
Consequences: This CP allows designers to make assertions on roles played by agents without involving the agents that play that roles, and vice versa. It does not allow to express temporariness of roles.
Scenarios: She greeted us all in her various roles of mother, friend, and daughter.
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The AgentRole Content OP locally defines the following ontology elements:

Class Agent (owl:Class) Any agentive Object, either physical, or social.
Agent page

Additional information

The time indexed person role CP allows to represent temporariness of roles played by persons. It can be generalized for including objects or, alternatively the n-ary classification CP can be specialized in order to obtain the same expressivity.

The elements of this Content OP are added with the elements of its components and/or the elements of the Content OPs it is a specialization of.


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  • Aldo Gangemi is a senior researcher. He is also father and a saxophonist. >>>


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