Authors:Mauricio Uriona-Maldonado, Raimundo N. M. dos Santos, and Gregorio Varvakis
sustaining their proposals and so expert-based judgments may be influenced by subjective elements, narrowness in mentalmodels and limited cognitive horizons (van Leeuwen et al. 2003 ; van Raan 2003 ).
Quantitative approaches on the other hand, use
controlled vocabularies in order to explore the similarity and dissimilarity of mentalmodels between users and IO professionals in organizing information resources.
We are grateful for the helpful comments of the reviewers. The work
Authors:Gohar Feroz Khan, Junghoon Moon, and Han Woo Park
goals of all theorizing, regardless of the specifics of problem and perspective, is the creation of a mentalmodel of the phenomenon to be understood and/or explained” (p. 16). Mainly, there are two types of theories: classification and causality base