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Journal Title: Computational Linguistics
Volume/Issue:   38/3
Date: 2012
Table of Contents: Computational Linguistics is Open Access!
Starting with Issue 35:1 (March 2009), Computational Linguistics became an open access journal, freely available to all online readers. There is no longer a print edition.

Computational Linguistics is the longest running publication devoted exclusively to the design and analysis of natural language processing systems. From this highly-regarded quarterly, university and industry linguists, speech specialists, and philosophers get information about computational aspects of research on language, linguistics, and the psychology of language processing and performance.


TOC: Volume 38, Issue 3 - September 2012


Obituary:

Victor H. Yngve
W. John Hutchins


Squibs:

Fruit Carts: A Domain and Corpus for Research in Dialogue Systems and Psycholinguistics
Gregory Aist, Ellen Campana, James Allen, Mary Swift, Michael K. Tanenhaus


Articles:

Empirical Risk Minimization for Probabilistic Grammars: Sample Complexity and Hardness of Learning
Shay B. Cohen, Noah A. Smith

Summarizing Information Graphics Textually
Seniz Demir, Sandra Carberry, Kathleen F. McCoy

Modeling Regular Polysemy: A Study on the Semantic Classification of Catalan Adjectives
Gemma Boleda, Sabine Schulte im Walde, Toni Badia

Tree-Adjoining Grammars Are Not Closed Under Strong Lexicalization
Marco Kuhlmann, Giorgio Satta

A Scalable Distributed Syntactic, Semantic, and Lexical Language Model
Ming Tan, Wenli Zhou, Lei Zheng, Shaojun Wang

On the String Translations Produced by Multi Bottom–Up Tree Transducers
Daniel Gildea


Book Reviews:

Quantitative Syntax Analysis Reinhard Köhler (Trier University) Berlin and Boston: De Gruyter Mouton (Quantitative Linguistics series, edited by Reinhard Köhler, Gabriel Altmann, and Peter Grzybek, volume 65)
Chunshan Xu, Haitao Liu

Publications Received
Publisher: MIT Press
Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
Psycholinguistics
Subject Language(s): Catalan-Valencian-Balear
 
LL Issue: 23.3497