• The Boundaries of Classification

      Mai, Jens-Erik; Breitenstein, Mikel; Loschko, Cheryl Lin (2009)
      This paper discusses and analyzes the conceptual basis for classification work in the 21st century; it provides an account of classification that lays out the boundaries within which classification operate. The methodological and practical effects of the boundaries are discussed. The main point of the paper is to demonstrate that classifications are bound by particular contexts and conceptual frameworks.