Next Article in Journal
Knowledge Processing as Structure Transformation
Previous Article in Journal
Introduction to the Third International Conference for the Philosophy of Information (ICPI 2017)
Article Menu
Issue 3 (August) cover image

Article Versions

Export Article

Open AccessProceedings
Proceedings 2017, 1(3), 208; doi:10.3390/IS4SI-2017-04032

Information Philosophy, Document and DNA: The “Document Man” and the Biobanks

1
Brazilian Institute of Information in Science and Technology—IBICT, Brazil
2
Brazilian Federal University of the State of Rio de Janeiro—UNIRIO, Brazil
3
Post-Graduation Program in Information Science—PPGCI IBICT UFRJ, Brazil
Presented at the IS4SI 2017 Summit DIGITALISATION FOR A SUSTAINABLE SOCIETY, Gothenburg, Sweden, 12–16 June 2017.
*
Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.
Published: 9 June 2017
Download PDF [200 KB, uploaded 8 August 2017]

Abstract

Analyses the concept of document, using as theoretical support, discussions created by authors from the library and Information Science mainly from France and United States traditions. Discussions about information philosophy based on the works of Rafael Capurro and Bernd Frohmman are also used to analyze the concept of document. Demonstrate that human biological samples, stored in biobanks, can be considered as documents.
Keywords: information philosophy; document; biobank information philosophy; document; biobank
This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. (CC BY 4.0).

Scifeed alert for new publications

Never miss any articles matching your research from any publisher
  • Get alerts for new papers matching your research
  • Find out the new papers from selected authors
  • Updated daily for 49'000+ journals and 6000+ publishers
  • Define your Scifeed now

SciFeed Share & Cite This Article

MDPI and ACS Style

Saldanha, G.; Bozzetti, R. Information Philosophy, Document and DNA: The “Document Man” and the Biobanks. Proceedings 2017, 1, 208.

Show more citation formats Show less citations formats

Note that from the first issue of 2016, MDPI journals use article numbers instead of page numbers. See further details here.

Article Metrics

Article Access Statistics

1

Comments

[Return to top]
Proceedings EISSN 2504-3900 Published by MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland RSS E-Mail Table of Contents Alert
Back to Top