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Title: Language Processing and Grammars
Subtitle: The role of functionally oriented computational models
Edited By: Brian Nolan
Carlos Periñán-Pascual
Series Title: Studies in Language Companion Series 150

There is a growing awareness of the significance and value that modelling using information technology can bring to the functionally oriented linguistic enterprise. This encompasses a spectrum of areas as diverse as concept modelling, language processing and grammar modelling, conversational agents, and the visualisation of complex linguistic information in a functional linguistic perspective. This edited volume offers a collection of papers dealing with different aspects of computational modelling of language and grammars, within a functional perspective at both the theoretical and application levels. As a result, this volume represents the first instance of contemporary functionally oriented computational treatments of a variety of important language and linguistic issues. This book presents current research on functionally oriented computational models of grammar, language processing and linguistics, concerned with a broadly functional computational linguistics that also contributes to our understanding of languages within a functional and cognitive linguistic, computational research agenda.

Publication Year: 2014
Publisher: John Benjamins
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Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
Linguistic Theories
Cognitive Science
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Format: Electronic
ISBN-13: 9789027270641
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Format: Electronic
ISBN-13: 9789027270641
Prices: U.S. $ 149.00