Distinctions between data, knowledge and information

While dealing with the distinctions between data, knowledge and information in class, a pyramidal hierarchy was proposed, which can be seen on the left. This diagram discloses the process of making data (which have been defined as ‘facts’ which exist in the world), into information, and thereafter knowledge. These shifts from one state to another […]

via Modelling Humanities Data Blog Post #1 Deleuze, Descartes and Data to Knowledge — Chris Beausang

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