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  1. Sep 2015
    1. kind of use that is made of them

      The use is key to this definition ; definitely reminiscent of pragmatism.

    2. little direct attention

      People had their hands full already!

    3. signifying objects

      Is a document a signifying object?

    4. techniques for reproducing

      Reproducing documents was considered out of scope for bibliography. Also, it was too centered on the book (biblio).

    5. mechanical

      If the information system is considered mechanical then doesn't it have to be material by definition? Could there be non-material mechanical systems?