Computing has had a dramatic impact on the discipline of linguistics and is shaping the way we conceptualize both linguistics and language. Using Computers in Linguistics provides a non-technical introduction to recent developments in linguistic computing and offers specific guidance to the linguist or language professional who wishes to take advantage of them. Divided into eight chapters, each of the expert contributors focus on a different aspect of the interaction of computing and linguistics looking either at computational resources: the Internet, software for fieldwork and teaching linguistics, Unix utilities, or at computational developments: the availability of electronic texts, new methodologies in natural language processing, the development of the CELLAR computing environment for linguistic analysis.Thus, if we find an address like zippy.bangor.uk, we know that aukaawhich is the domain name for the United Kingdomais more ... These servers may not themselves know every IP number on the Internet, but they know how to find them byanbsp;...
|Title||:||Using Computers in Linguistics|
|Author||:||Helen Aristar Dry, John Lawler|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2002-09-11|