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LINGUIST List 17.3013

Sat Oct 14 2006

Books: Computational Linguistics/Semantics/Sociolinguistics: Egg

Editor for this issue: Maria Moreno-Rollins <marialinguistlist.org>


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        1.    Dikran Karagueuzian, Flexible Semantics for Reinterpretation Phenomena: Egg


Message 1: Flexible Semantics for Reinterpretation Phenomena: Egg
Date: 12-Oct-2006
From: Dikran Karagueuzian <pubscsli.stanford.edu>
Subject: Flexible Semantics for Reinterpretation Phenomena: Egg


Title: Flexible Semantics for Reinterpretation Phenomena
Series Title: Studies in Computational Linguistics
Published: 2006
Publisher: CSLI Publications
                http://cslipublications.stanford.edu/

Author: Markus Egg, University of Groningen
Hardback: ISBN: 1575865017 Pages: 270 Price: U.K. £ 44.50
Hardback: ISBN: 1575865017 Pages: 270 Price: U.S. $ 70.00
Paperback: ISBN: 1575865025 Pages: 270 Price: U.S. $ 27.50
Paperback: ISBN: 1575865025 Pages: 270 Price: U.K. £ 17.50
Abstract:

Deriving the correct meaning of such colloquial expressions as "I am parked
out back" requires a unique interaction of knowledge about the world with a
person's natural language tools, e.g., "I have a car that is parked in the
back," and not the wrong literal one. In this volume, Markus Egg examines
how natural language rules and world knowledge work together to produce
correct understandings of expressions that cannot be fully understood
through literal reading. An in-depth and exciting work on semantics and
natural language, this volume will be essential reading for scholars in
computational linguistics.

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
                            Semantics
                            Sociolinguistics

Written In: English (eng )

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