Collaborative indexing and knowledge exploration: A social learning model

Wai Tat Fu, Wei Dong

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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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number5601674
Pages (from-to)39-46
Number of pages8
JournalIEEE Intelligent Systems
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2012
Externally publishedYes


  • cognitive model
  • collective intelligence
  • knowledge accommodation
  • knowledge assimilation
  • knowledge exploration
  • semantic imitation
  • social learning
  • social tagging

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Artificial Intelligence

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