WordNet by Christiane Fellbaum
Look inside with Google Book Preview
By Christiane Fellbaum


An Electronic Lexical Database

Edited by See other recent books by Christiane Fellbaum
Preface by George Miller See other recent books by George Miller
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $37.99
Your Price: $34.19 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.80! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.71 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply

WordNet by Christiane Fellbaum

Book Description

with a preface by George Miller WordNet, an electronic lexical database, is considered to be the most important resource available to researchers in computational linguistics, text analysis, and many related areas. Its design is inspired by current psycholinguistic and computational theories of human lexical memory. English nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs are organized into synonym sets, each representing one underlying lexicalized concept. Different relations link the synonym sets.The purpose of this volume is twofold. First, it discusses the design of WordNet and the theoretical motivations behind it. Second, it provides a survey of representative applications, including word sense identification, information retrieval, selectional preferences of verbs, and lexical chains.Contributors : Reem Al-Halimi, Robert C. Berwick, J. F. M. Burg, Martin Chodorow, Christiane Fellbaum, Joachim Grabowski, Sanda Harabagiu, Marti A. Hearst, Graeme Hirst, Douglas A. Jones, Rick Kazman, Karen T. Kohl, Shari Landes, Claudia Leacock, George A. Miller, Katherine J. Miller, Dan Moldovan, Naoyuki Nomura, Uta Priss, Philip Resnik, David St-Onge, Randee Tengi, Reind P. van de Riet, Ellen Voorhees.

Buy WordNet book by Christiane Fellbaum from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780262061971
ISBN-10: 026206197X
Format: Hardback
(124mm x 140mm x 10mm)
Pages: 449
Imprint: MIT Press
Publisher: MIT Press Ltd
Publish Date: 30-Jun-1998
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Christiane Fellbaum

Idioms and Collocations by Christiane Fellbaum Idioms and Collocations, Paperback (February 2009)

Demonstrates how corpus-based research can advance the understanding of linguistic phenomena in a given language. By presenting a detailed analysis of collocations and idioms in a digital corpus of English and German, this volume shows how the use of collocations and idioms has changed over time, and suggests possible triggers for this change.

» View all books by Christiane Fellbaum


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about WordNet book by Christiane Fellbaum and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Christiane Fellbaum close
Idioms and Collocations by Christiane Fellbaum
Recent books by George Miller close
Based on a True Story by George Miller
Based on a True Story by George Miller
Tomorrow, Berlin by George Miller
Level 2: Babe-Pig in the City by George Miller
Conversations with My Gardener by George Miller
WordNet by George Miller
BoomerangBooks.com.au close