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On Tue, Jan 29, 2013 at 9:45 AM, Trail, Nate <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Karen, we're just getting started defining subtypes; Dissertation was just
> the first one we started trying to model, realizing that it had properties
> not likely to belong to any other "type" of Work.  We can  see that there
> may be lots of them, but agreeing on them will take some work.


And it's really the need for those additional properties that should drive
the creation of new sub-types.  If it's just a way of categorizing things,
then genre or some other method of chunking can (and should) be used.

Tom