LINGUIST List 15.525

Mon Feb 9 2004

Qs: Arabic Lang Pathologies; Plagiarism Detection

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  1. Sabah Safi, Encyclopedia of Arabic Language
  2. LeorMishko, Comp Ling Plagiarism Detection

Message 1: Encyclopedia of Arabic Language

Date: Sun, 8 Feb 2004 07:38:12 -0000
From: Sabah Safi <>
Subject: Encyclopedia of Arabic Language

Dear Colleagues:

I am in the process of doing a comprehensive review of research on
Arabic Language Pathologies for the Encyclopedia of Arabic Language
and Linguistics. Any references, suggestions, citations, etc., that I
should not overlook would be most appreciated. Please send info to me
directly at Many thanks,

Sabah M.Z. Safi
Associate Professor of Linguistics
Dept. of European Lang. & Lit.
King Abdulaziz University
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Message 2: Comp Ling Plagiarism Detection

Date: Sat, 7 Feb 2004 08:48:41 EST
From: LeorMishko <>
Subject: Comp Ling Plagiarism Detection

I wonder if any computational linguists have looked at the issues
involved in the plagiarism detection techniques utilized by some of
the commercial plagiarism detection sites. 

Thank you. 

- Leor Alcalay, Ed.D, Liberal Arts, Quincy College, Quincy, MA
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