By Eduard Hovy
USC Information Sciences Institute
- The idea
Is there a claim?
Is the claim clear?
Is the idea large or small?
Is the idea as large as it can be? Can you generalize it, or apply it elsewhere?
Motivation, Use, or Application
Details of the Idea
What are the basic items/elements /representation units of the idea?
What are the rules or types of interrelationships between them?
How elaborated are these items and rules/relationships?
How much of the phenomena do they cover?
Is the method of investigation clear?
Is it appropriate? Does it ignore phenomena that look relevant?
Is it well-reasoned? no biases or mistakes?