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VG1 What is Classification? Classification like Routine Observation involves similarity and difference judgments e.g. classifying letters in the Roman Alphabet as being the same e.g. classifying boats We become aware of the process of classification when we face anomalies or others’ system of classification
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Unformatted text preview: Classification like observation is in part conventional - that is to say it is active and is a skill and is practice and theory laden (think about how skeletons are selected for anatomical diagrams, and how genomic data is classified for gene data bases)...
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This note was uploaded on 11/06/2007 for the course S&TS 2011 taught by Professor Pinch,t. during the Spring '06 term at Cornell.

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