LINGUIST List 17.3680

Wed Dec 13 2006

Books: Computational Ling/Semantics/Translation: Ahmad et al (Eds)

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Directory         1.    Jasper de Vaal, Words and Intelligence I: Ahmad, Brewster, Stevenson (Eds)


Message 1: Words and Intelligence I: Ahmad, Brewster, Stevenson (Eds)
Date: 11-Dec-2006
From: Jasper de Vaal <jasper.devaalspringer.com>
Subject: Words and Intelligence I: Ahmad, Brewster, Stevenson (Eds)


Title: Words and Intelligence I Subtitle: Selected Papers by Yorick Wilks Series Title: Text, Speech and Language Technology Published: 2007 Publisher: Springer
                http://www.springer.com

Book URL: http://www.springer.com/978-1-4020-5284-2

Editor: Khurshid Ahmad Editor: Christopher Brewster Editor: Mark Stevenson Hardback: ISBN: 9781402052842 Pages: 290 Price: U.S. $ 119.00 Comment: Circa
Hardback: ISBN: 9781402052842 Pages: 290 Price: U.K. £ 69.00 Comment: Circa
Hardback: ISBN: 9781402052842 Pages: 290 Price: Europe EURO 90.00 Comment: Circa
Abstract:

This book celebrates the work of Yorick Wilks in the form of a selection ofhis papers which are intended to reflect the range and depth of his work.The volume accompanies a Festschrift which celebrates his contribution tothe fields of Computational Linguistics and Artificial Intelligence. Thepapers include early work carried out at Cambridge University, descriptionsof groundbreaking work on Machine Translation and Preference Semantics aswell as more recent works on belief modeling and computational semantics.The selected papers reflect Yorick's contribution to both practical andtheoretical aspects of automatic language processing.

The papers include descriptions of groundbreaking work on MachineTranslation and Preference Semantics

The selected papers reflect Yorick Wilks'contribution to both practical andtheoretical aspects of automatic language processing

Yorick Wilks is a central figure in the fields of Natural LanguageProcessing and Artificial Intelligence. His influence extends to many areasand includes contributions to Machines Translation, word sensedisambiguation, dialogue modeling and Information Extraction.

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics                             Semantics                             Translation
Written In: English (eng )

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