Copyright on the Three-Level Structure
Three-Level Structure is
What is GreenFacts' Three-Level Structure?
GreenFacts' Three-Level Structure is
a canvas for presenting a complex specialist “Source
the internet and making it accessible to a non-specialist
audience, in the form of questions and answers, via three
levels of increasing detail and complexity, as used on greenfacts.org for
It is characterized
- Three levels of information, presented
as questions and answers as follows:
- Level One is a short
summary, where a
number of main questions are posed and each of these
is answered in a few paragraphs.
- Level Two provides more elaborate answers
to the main question; a subquestion is introduced for
the answer corresponding to each Level-One paragraph
- Level Three is the full text of the Source
Document, with the main questions and subquestions
added to the sections that provide the answers to them.
- A web-friendly presentation,
allowing readers to easily navigate from one level to the
get more detailed
information on specific questions, with the following
- Each section of Level Three contains
a hyperlink to the
summary of that section in Level Two.
each section in Level
Two contains hyperlinks both to the further summarized
section in Level One and the full answer in Level
section in Level One contain a hyperlink to the
corresponding section in Level Two.
- Finally, tabs allow
to move easily between the three levels for any
- A specific production process, involving:
- First, determining for each section of the Source
the questions or
sub-questions which it answers, and producing
the Level Three by inserting these questions and
sub-questions above the
corresponding sections of the Source Document.
summarizing a first time the answers to each
of Level Three,
to produce the Level Two.
- Third, further summarizing each sub-question into
one (or a few) short paragraph(s) and grouping them
under a main question, to produce the Level One.
Who can use the Three-Level Structure?
The use or reproduction of the GreenFacts
Three-Level Structure can only be granted on case to
case basis to selected GreenFacts Partners,
under specific conditions.
For more information,