Modeling and Using Context

Overview

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 5th International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Modeling and Using Context, CONTEXT 2005, held in Paris, France in July 2005.

The 42 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from a total of 120 submissions. The papers presented deal with the interdisciplinary topic of modeling and using context from various points of view, ranging through cognitive science, formal logic, artifical intelligence,...

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Overview

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 5th International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Modeling and Using Context, CONTEXT 2005, held in Paris, France in July 2005.

The 42 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from a total of 120 submissions. The papers presented deal with the interdisciplinary topic of modeling and using context from various points of view, ranging through cognitive science, formal logic, artifical intelligence, computational intelligence, philosophical and psychological aspects, and information processing. Highly general philosophical and theoretical issues are complemented by specific applications in various fields.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783540812715
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
  • Publication date: 9/28/2008
  • Pages: 592
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 1.22 (d)

Table of Contents

Modelling the context of learning interactions in intelligent learning environments 1
Contextual modals 15
Understanding context before using it 29
Epistemological contextualism : a semantic perspective 41
Task-realization models in contextual graphs 55
Context-dependent and epistemic uses of attention for perceptual-demonstrative identification 69
Utilizing visual attention for cross-modal coreference interpretation 83
Meaning in context 97
Descriptive naming of context data providers 112
Quotations and the intrusion of non-linguistic communication into utterances 126
Mobile phone talk in context 140
Unsupervised clustering of context data and learning user requirements for a mobile device 155
Identification of textual contexts 169
Investigation of context effects in iterated prisoner's dilemma game 183
Context-aware configuration : a study on improving cell phone awareness 197
Context-aware adaptation in a mobile tour guide 210
Contextual factors and adaptative multimodal human-computer interaction : multi-level specification of emotion and expressivity in embodied conversational agents 225
Modeling context for referring in multimodal dialogue systems 240
Exploiting rich context : an incremental approach to context-based Web search 254
Context adaptative self-configuration system based on multi-agent 268
Effect of the task, visual and semantic context on word target detection 278
Ontology facilitated community navigation - who is interesting for what I am interested in? 292
Contextual information systems 304
Context building through socially-supported belief 316
A quantitative categorization of phonemic dialect features in context 326
Context-oriented image retrieval 339
An approach to data fusion for context awareness 353
Dynamic computation and context effects in the hybrid architecture AKIRA 368
Goal-directed automated negotiation for supporting mobile user coordination 382
In defense of contextual vocabulary acquisition - how to do things with words in context 396
Functional model of criminality : simulation study 410
Minimality and non-determinism in mutli-context systems 424
'I' as a pure indexical and metonymy as language reduction 436
Granularity as a parameter of context 450
Identifying the interaction context in CSCLE 464
Operational decision support : context-based approach and technological framework 476
Threat assessment technology development 490
Making contextual intensional logic nonmonotonic 501
Modeling context as statistical dependence 515
Robust utilization of context in word sense disambiguation 529
Understanding actions : contextual dimensions and heuristics 542
Applications of a context-management system 556
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