The Oxford Handbook of Computational Linguistics / Edition 1

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Overview


Thirty-eight chapters, commissioned from experts all over the world, describe major concepts, methods, and applications in computational linguistics. Part I, Linguistic Fundamentals, provides an overview of the field suitable for senior undergraduates and non-specialists from other fields of linguistics and related disciplines. Part II describes current tasks, techniques, and tools in Natural Language Processing and aims to meet the needs of post-doctoral workers and others embarking on computational language research. Part III surveys current Applications.

The book is a state-of-the-art reference to one of the most active and productive fields in linguistics. It will be of interest and practical use to a wide range of linguists, as well as to researchers in such fields as informatics, artificial intelligence, language engineering, and cognitive science.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780199276349
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 3/10/2005
  • Series: Oxford Handbooks Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 806
  • Sales rank: 763,449
  • Product dimensions: 9.70 (w) x 6.70 (h) x 1.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Ruslan Mitkov is Professor of Computational Linguistics and Language Engineering at the University of Wolverhampton and Research Professor at the Institute of Mathematics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. He has held research positions at CNRS; the University of Science Malaysia; the Korean Advanced Institute of Science; and the Universities of Hamburg and Saarland.

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Table of Contents

Preface
Abbreviations
Introduction
1 Phonology 3
2 Morphology 25
3 Lexicography 48
4 Syntax 70
5 Semantics 91
6 Discourse 112
7 Pragmatics and Dialogue 136
8 Formal Grammars and Languages 157
9 Complexity 178
10 Text Segmentation 201
11 Part-of-Speech Tagging 219
12 Parsing 233
13 Word-Sense Disambiguation 249
14 Anaphora Resolution 266
15 Natural Language Generation 284
16 Speech Recognition 305
17 Text-to-Speech Synthesis 323
18 Finite-State Technology 339
19 Statistical Methods 358
20 Machine Learning 376
21 Lexical Knowledge Acquisition 395
22 Evaluation 414
23 Sublanguages and Controlled Languages 430
24 Corpus Linguistics 448
25 Ontologies 464
26 Tree-Adjoining Grammars 483
27 Machine Translation: General Overview 501
28 Machine Translation: Latest Developments 512
29 Information Retrieval 529
30 Information Extraction 545
31 Question Answering 560
32 Text Summarization 583
33 Term Extraction and Automatic Indexing 599
34 Text Data Mining 616
35 Natural Language Interaction 629
36 Natural Language in Multimodal and Multimedia Systems 650
37 Natural Language Processing in Computer-Assisted Language Learning 670
38 Multilingual On-Line Natural Language Processing 699
Notes on Contributors 717
Glossary 727
Index of Authors 761
Subject Index 775
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