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Collaborative Indexing and Knowledge Exploration: A Social Learning Model
January/February 2012 (vol. 27 no. 1)
pp. 39-46
Wai-Tat Fu, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Wei Dong, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

A computational social learning model shows how meaning is constructed, shared, and learned through social tags contributed by Web users as they perform exploratory search.

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Index Terms:
social learning, knowledge exploration, cognitive model, social tagging, collective intelligence, semantic imitation, knowledge assimilation, knowledge accommodation
Wai-Tat Fu, Wei Dong, "Collaborative Indexing and Knowledge Exploration: A Social Learning Model," IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 39-46, Jan.-Feb. 2012, doi:10.1109/MIS.2010.131
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