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La Scienza dell'informazione: postura epistemologica e specificità disciplinare [Italian translation of "La Science de l'information: posture épistémologique et spécificité disciplinaire"]

By Hubert Fondin


Relatively recent, still lacking a proper theoretical framework and often considered as interdisciplinary, the "Science of information" remains unfocused. The present article addresses several essential points that could help contribute to a definition: what is the frame of reference of researchers – the "epistemological attitude" of the Science of Information – and what is it really about – what is its "disciplinary specificity"? Where should it be placed in relationship to "Communication science", within the overall schema of Information and Communication Sciences? What could provide its theoretical framework

Topics: A. Theoretical and general aspects of libraries and information.
Year: 2002
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