Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

New from Oxford University Press!


It's Been Said Before

By Orin Hargraves

It's Been Said Before "examines why certain phrases become clichés and why they should be avoided -- or why they still have life left in them."

New from Cambridge University Press!


Sounds Fascinating

By J. C. Wells

How do you pronounce biopic, synod, and Breughel? - and why? Do our cake and archaic sound the same? Where does the stress go in stalagmite? What's odd about the word epergne? As a finale, the author writes a letter to his 16-year-old self.

Book Information


Title: Methods for Mining and Summarizing Text Conversations
Written By: Giuseppe Carenni
Gabriel Murray
Raymond Ng​‌
Edited By: M. Tamer Özsu

Due to the Internet Revolution, human conversational data -- in written forms --
are accumulating at a phenomenal rate. At the same time, improvements in
speech technology enable many spoken conversations to be transcribed.
Individuals and organizations engage in email exchanges, face-to-face
meetings, blogging, texting and other social media activities. The advances in
natural language processing provide ample opportunities for these

Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers
Review: Not available for review. If you would like to review a book on The LINGUIST List, please login to view the AFR list.
BibTex: View BibTex record
Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
Issue: All announcements sent out by The LINGUIST List are emailed to our subscribers and archived with the Library of Congress.
Click here to see the original emailed issue.

Format: Electronic
ISBN-13: 9781608453917
Pages: 130
Prices: U.S. $ 25.00
Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781608453900
Pages: 130
Prices: U.S. $ 40.00