A vivid commentary on Jewish survival and Jewish speech communities that will be enjoyed by the general reader, and is essential reading for students and researchers interested in the study of Middle Eastern languages, Jewish studies, and sociolinguistics.
*Celebrates the work of Yorick Wilks from the perspective of his peers
*Presents original contributions from eminent scientists
*Forms a two-part set, with Words and Intelligence I: Selected Works by
Yorick Wilks is a central figure in the fields of Natural Language
Processing and Artificial Intelligence. This book celebrates Wilks's career
from the perspective of his peers in original chapters each of which
analyses an aspect of his work and links it to current thinking in that
area. This volume forms a two-part set together with Words and Intelligence
I: Selected Works by Yorick Wilks, by the same editors.