JIS Kanji Character Recognition Methods

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Presents a graphics image-based system for aiding the display and printing of Kanji characters in Japanese-related language, business, and publishing documents. The four principal JIS-Kanji character- encoding methods used in the communication industry are explained and evaluated. Gaiju, a new system of JIS-Kanji character and character-code identification that enables users to easily access Japanese characters in JIS-Kanji related application software, without requiring a written or spoken understanding of the Japanese language. A disk is included with a set of royalty-free bitmapped JIS-Kanji fonts. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781850328384
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 6/28/1994
  • Series: Computer Science Series
  • Pages: 304

Table of Contents

About This Book
Book Organization
Trademarks and Copyrights
1 Understanding Kanji A Background in Form, Function, and Utility 1
2 JIS-Kanji Standards and Specifications 15
3 JIS-Kanji Character Encoding Methods 25
4 JIS-Kanji Character Identification Methods 39
5 The Gaiji Method 55
6 The Gaiji Method Character Recognition Charts 69
7 International Trade, Investment Education, and Professional Organizations 219
8 JIS-Kanji Product Listings 239
9 Included Software 259
Glossary of Terms 359
Appendix A Tables and Charts 371
Appendix B JIS x 0208-1990 Standard Character Chart with 8-Bit Hexadecimal and Ward-Point Code Ranges 383
Bibliography 405
Index 415
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