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  Bayesian analysis in natural language processing (2nd ed.)
Cohen S., Hirst G.,  Morgan&Claypool Publishers, San Rafael, CA, 2019. 344 pp. Type: Book (978-1-681735-26-9)

Morgan & Claypool’s “Synthesis Lectures on Human Language Technologies” series provides grounded theory and practical approaches in an applied research sense. Bayesian analysis in natural language processing is in this...
May 28 2021  
   Natural language processing for social media (2nd ed.)
Farzindar A., Inkpen D., Hirst G.,  Morgan&Claypool Publishers, San Rafael, CA, 2018. 196 pp. Type: Book (978-1-681736-12-9)

As social networks gain widespread popularity, they dominate all other forms of communication, particularly among youth (but of course not only). Perhaps this is because of real-time information and opinion exchange; another reason seems to be a v...
Aug 19 2019  
  Language use in context
Wiebe J., Hirst G., Horton D.  Communications of the ACM 39(1): 102-111, 1996. Type: Article

Going beyond sentence boundaries, this paper explores recent research about “processing discourse--treating texts or dialogs as whole units composed of interrelated parts, not merely sequences of isolated sentences.…the comprehens...
Apr 1 1997  
  Semantic interpretation and the resolution of ambiguity
Hirst G.,  Cambridge University Press, New York, NY, 1987.Type: Book (9789780521322034)

Most words have more than one meaning. Yet natural language contains enough redundancy so that, in context, the appropriate meaning of each word is clear. The disambiguation process is so natural that most of the time we are not aware that it is t...
Jan 1 1990  

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