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A systems approach to language pedagogy
Tajino A., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2019. 149 pp. Type: Book
Tajino, the editor of this brilliant edition, has compiled various approaches to language pedagogy from several authors. And he successfully uses the concept of a systems approach as the core of this research edition. Pedagogy is by it...
Aug 13 2021
Creativity and universality in language
Esposti M., Altmann E., Pachet F., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2016. 208 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319244-01-3)
This volume originates in a 2014 conference held in Paris and includes 12 contributions by authors who for the most part are based in departments of mathematics, physics, cognitive science, artificial intelligence, and computational li...
Oct 26 2016
Why only us: language and evolution
Berwick R., Chomsky N., The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2016. 224 pp. Type: Book (978-0-262034-24-1)
Although it underlies all our scientific and philosophical endeavors, human language ability remains one of science’s greatest puzzles. Generalizations regarding the functioning of language, the mechanisms that enable infants...
Aug 18 2016
Computational linguistics and deep learning
Manning C. Computational Linguistics 41(4): 701-707, 2015. Type: Article
Deep learning (DL) is an emerging concept in the field of artificial intelligence, expanding its scope from machine learning to other areas of computer science. Mainly, DL proliferates its development to natural language processing (NL...
May 2 2016
Computational paralinguistics: emotion, affect and personality in speech and language processing
Schuller B., Batliner A., Wiley Publishing, Chichester, UK, 2013. 344 pp. Type: Book (978-1-119971-36-8)
Paralinguistics is concerned with almost everything a 20th century theoretical linguist would NOT have been interested in (and, I suspect, would in fact have perceived as a nuisance, a distractor from her or his own basic research goal...
Aug 11 2014
Puzzles in logic, languages and computation: the red book
Radev D., Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2013. 195 pp. Type: Book (978-3-642343-77-3)
This book presents 56 problems, with solutions, created for high school students competing in a computational linguistics olympiad. “A linguistics olympiad is a puzzle contest ... in which contestants compete to solve self-co...
Apr 3 2014
Puzzles in logic, languages and computation: the green book
Radev D., Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, Berlin, Germany, 2013. 206 pp. Type: Book (978-3-642343-71-1)
Who doesn’t love a good puzzle?...
Jan 15 2014
Discourse of Twitter and social media: how we use language to create affiliation on the web
Zappavigna M., Bloomsbury Academic, New York, NY, 2012. 240 pp. Type: Book (978-1-441141-86-6)
From a linguistic perspective, the rapid growth of online social media, and Twitter in particular, offers a new body of data with several tantalizing characteristics that set it apart from the forms of language previously studied....
Nov 22 2013
The Bulgarian language in the digital age
Rehm G., Uszkoreit H., Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2012. 87 pp. Type: Book (978-3-642301-67-4)
With a survey of the Bulgarian language and a high-level overview of language technologies in general, this book documents the status of digital language resources and language technologies for Bulgarian. It is part of a series publish...
Nov 2 2012
Language technology for cultural heritage: selected papers from the LaTeCH Workshop Series
Sporleder C., van den Bosch A., Zervanou K., Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2011. 261 pp. Type: Book (978-3-642202-26-1)
To the humanities scholar studying texts, what is the value of computer technology? First and foremost, especially since the advent of the Web, it provides access to an immense and ever-increasing quantity of digitized primary and seco...
Nov 2 2011
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