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Name: Roles (OWL 2)
Submitted by: Rinke Hoekstra
Also Known As: Roles, Functions, Actions and Agents (OWL 2)
Intent: Capture the relational nature of roles using OWL 2 property chains, using theSocial Reality (OWL 2) pattern. Using this pattern the role-as-relation and role-as-class approach can coexist peacefully inside a single ontology.
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Solution description: Extend theSocial Reality (OWL 2) pattern with classes for roles, functions, agents and actions. Create a new subproperty "plays" for the counts-as relation. We create new property chains to traverse the context and plays relation, that allow us to infer the role-as-relation from the role-as-class description.

Imports theSocial Reality (OWL 2) pattern from [1].

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