Publications on Simon Grant's web sites
These papers or essays are published on my own initiative, and are not
necessarily endorsed, refereed, or validated by anyone else.
New, by year
- Types of thing: an upper ontology started 2009-10.
- This is an outline of a simple upper ontology intended to clarify
the content of conceptual maps. The top concepts are: material reality; patterns; expressions.
- Ability: from 2008-12
A set of pages exploring the concepts of ability, etc.
- Identity: from 2007-04
This is a set of pages intended to evolve to represent my current thinking on identity.
- e-portfolio terms: around 2006
A set of terms and definitions for e-portfolios.
Older, business related
England Regional Strategy 1999-08
- An individual commentary, it highlights
the opportunities for using ICT as a major regional integrating force,
and the need for regional bodies to co-ordinate their information
and the Internet 1999-09
- Looks at how the Internet
can help local e-commerce, skills, and community development.
for e-microbusiness support 2001-03
- The product of a month of giving advice to small businesses
in Merseyside funded by UKOnlineforbusiness.
Internet-enabled outreach 2001-08
Written to accompany a talk at Britain Yearly Meeting, this
discusses how to use the Internet in the process of attracting and
communicating with people new to the Quaker approach.
E-peace: cutting the costs of conflict
A new line of thought drawing together how to tackle vandalism and
Information and Technology Serving Human Development
Outline of a future book.
See separate page