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The Interaction Hierarchy: A Theory of Technical Standards and Regulations

The Interaction Hierarchy: A Theory of Technical Standards and Regulations

Feb 28, 2010

Standards and regulations are at the very core of what makes us human. Without standard interactions and methods of communication, what we now consider “society” could never have developed. Nonetheless, we are constantly innovating, creating new products and processes that do not yet have standard parts or regulated interactions. This leads to one of the...