English Corpus Linguistics: An Introduction / Edition 1

English Corpus Linguistics: An Introduction / Edition 1

by Charles F. Meyer
     
 

ISBN-10: 052100490X

ISBN-13: 9780521004909

Pub. Date: 07/28/2002

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Describing corpus linguistics as a methodology rather than a paradigm, Meyer (linguistics, U. of Massachusetts-Boston) insists on the importance of creating corpora carefully, so that those analyzing them can be sure that the results will be valid. He explains the processes of creation and analysis. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Overview

Describing corpus linguistics as a methodology rather than a paradigm, Meyer (linguistics, U. of Massachusetts-Boston) insists on the importance of creating corpora carefully, so that those analyzing them can be sure that the results will be valid. He explains the processes of creation and analysis. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521004909
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/28/2002
Series:
Studies in English Language Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
188
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.40(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Corpus analysis and linguistic theory; 2. Planning the construction of a corpus; 3. Collecting and computerising data; 4. Annotating a corpus; 5. Analysing a corpus; 6. Future prospects in corpus linguistics; Appendices; References; Index.

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