Building Measures of Scenes
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Building Measures of Scenes

Dan Silver, embroidered by Terry Clark (with comments in Italics, additions in non-italics esp. at end.)

 

9/16/2006

 

 

Coding amenities in terms of the experiences and ideals they promote provides a method for translating physical structures into a scenescape built out of brick, mortar, and dreams.  But these scores still must be applied to the real world, and we need to develop methodologies for using them to compare actual zip zipcodes/clusters to one another.  We have developed several different measures, each of which brings into view different aspects of the scenescape.