[rdfweb-dev] Relationship Schema Updated

Dan Brickley danbri at w3.org
Sun Mar 14 17:47:16 UTC 2004


* Jim Ley <jim at jibbering.com> [2004-03-14 16:55-0000]
> "Richard Lennox" <listserve at richardlennox.net>> Other relationships can be
> inferred through logic.  parentOf for example,
> > gender specifies that the person is either father or mother, despite the
> > practical parental role played in the childs life.   For example,
> > scientifically at this point in time Women cannot be fathers (maybe with
> > gene work in the future but there would need to be great social change).
> 
> It's pretty easy for a woman to be a father, they were simply male at
> somepoint in the past when they fathered a child, or would you say that if
> your parent changes sex, they also change there relationship to you?

See also http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/#term_gender



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