The present volume contains some selected topics of current interest around the world in the mathematical analysis of natural language. The book is divided into four sections:
- analytical algebraic models
- models from the theory of formal grammars and automata, with interest mainly in syntax
- model-theoretic concepts in semantics or pragmatics, and
- a final section containing some applications in computational linguistics.
The varied perspectives illustrated in the book confirm that Mathematical Linguistics has finally introduced scientific methods into a previously fuzzy field, through the use of mathematical reasoning. The text will contribute to a fruitful convergence between linguists, mathematicians, logicians, computer scientists, cognitive scientists and others interested in the formal treatment of natural language and the research of its properties.
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|Size: ||55.0 MB|
|Publisher: ||North Holland|
|Date published: || 2014|
|ISBN: ||9781483294728 (DRM-PDF)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|