Texts, documents, and artefacts

Islamic studies in honour of D.S. Richards
  • 417 Pages
  • 0.48 MB
  • English

Brill , Leiden, Boston, MA
Richards, D. S. -- 1935-, Civilization, Islamic, Islamic Empire -- Hi
Other titlesIslamic studies in honour of D.S. Richards
Statementedited by Chase F. Robinson.
SeriesIslamic history and civilization -- v. 45
ContributionsRichards, D. S. 1935-, Robinson, Chase F.
LC ClassificationsDS35.63 .T49 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 417 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19138585M
ISBN 109004128646
LC Control Number2002044050

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I'd like to understand the meaning of Artifact (i.e.

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UseCase), Requirement and the particular artifact type Document. In my (RRC independent) point of view i.e. a Use Case is a requirement and can be documented in a document.

In RRC obviously 'Use Case", 'Requirement' and 'Document' are different artefact types (handled in the artefacts tab).Artifact definition, any object made by human beings, especially with a view to subsequent use.

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