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Concept has Category:OntologyElement and is an element of Topic


Name: Concept

Type: owl:Class

Description: A Concept is a social object, which is used to classify entities. Differently from a Topic

Both concepts and topics are used to classify entities, but concepts typically have an "is a" relation to the entities; e.g.

(1) A biography of Brigitte Bardot hasTopic 'star system' (Topic)

(2) A biography of Brigitte Bardot is a Biography (Concept)

(3) A biography of Claude Chabrol hasTopic 'Nouvelle Vague' (Topic)

(4) The Nouvelle Vague is a CulturalMovement (Concept)

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