Creating and Digitizing Language Corpora: Volume 3: by Karen P. Corrigan, Adam Mearns

By Karen P. Corrigan, Adam Mearns

This ebook unites a number techniques to the gathering and digitization of various language corpora. Its particular concentration is on top practices pointed out within the exploitation of those assets in landmark influence projects throughout diversified elements of the globe. the advance of more and more available electronic corpora has coincided with advancements within the criteria governing the gathering, encoding and archiving of ‘Big Data’. much less cognizance has been paid to the significance of constructing criteria for enriching and maintaining different sorts of corpus information, reminiscent of that which captures the nuances of nearby dialects, for instance. This ebook takes those top practices one other breakthrough by way of addressing cutting edge equipment for boosting and exploiting really expert corpora in order that they turn into obtainable to wider audiences past the academy.

Show description

Read or Download Creating and Digitizing Language Corpora: Volume 3: Databases for Public Engagement PDF

Similar databases books

Microsoft Office Access 2007: The Complete Reference

The final word Microsoft place of work entry 2007 ResourceBuild a hugely responsive a database so that you can song, file, and percentage info and make extra expert judgements. This complete source indicates you ways to layout and increase customized entry 2007 databases - whether you have got very little programming event.

Access 2007 Programming by Example with VBA, XML and ASP

Particularly, the bankruptcy on Arrays. such a lot books pass this subject totally or may have a web page or 2. This has a complete bankruptcy on it, with many "complete" examples, and the explanation i purchased the ebook. this can, actually, be the definitive reference for arrays. yet there's a awesome blunders in that bankruptcy, which describes how, for second arrays, the 1st index is for rows, the second one for columns, similar to Array(rowindex,columnindex).

Index Data Structures in Object-Oriented Databases

Object-oriented database administration platforms (OODBMS) are used to imple­ ment and continue huge item databases on continual garage. Regardless no matter if the underlying database version follows the object-oriented, the rela­ tional or the object-relational paradigm, a key characteristic of any DBMS product is content material dependent entry to information units.

Relationales und objektrelationales SQL: Eine Einführung in die Arbeit mit aktuellen ORACLE-Datenbanken

BuchhandelstextDas Buch beschreibt sowohl die relationale wie auch die objektrelationale Bearbeitung von ORACLE-Datenbanken. Sein besonderer Vorzug liegt zum einen in der Anwendungsorientierung, zum anderen im Anspruch auf unbedingte Zuverl? ssigkeit, mit der die Vorgehensweisen auf der foundation des durch ORACLE festgelegten SQL-Industrie-Sprachstandards vorgestellt werden.

Extra resources for Creating and Digitizing Language Corpora: Volume 3: Databases for Public Engagement

Example text

Instead, they have primarily been built as professional development tools for secondary (high) schoolteachers in the case of Chap. 10 or for lecturers in higher education (Chap. 11). Chapters 9 and 12 also focus on corpora that have the potential to be exploited in workplace training though the contexts are quite different. The databases in Chap. 9 have important real-world applications for improving the knowledge base of translators and interpreters involved in Language Analysis for the Determination of Origin (LADO) procedures that feed into the legal cases of asylum seekers.

Cameron, Deborah, Elizabeth Frazer, Penelope Harvey, Ben Rampton, and Kay Richardson. 1997. Ethics, advocacy and empowerment in researching language. In Sociolinguistics, eds. Nikolas Coupland, and Adam Jaworski, 145– 162. Houndmills: Macmillan. ) Childs, Becky, Gerard van Herk, and Jennifer Thorburn. 2011. Safe harbour: ethics and accessibility in sociolinguistic corpus building. Corpus Linguistics and Linguistic Theory 7(1): 163–180. Choudrie, Jyoti, Susan Grey, and Nicholas Tsitsianis. 2010.

Mearns companion volume, for their helpful feedback from inception to completion; other staff at Palgrave Macmillan for their patience with our many technical queries; Claire Childs and Christine Wallis for their assistance with formatting and indexing; the organizing and scientific committees of the Methods in Dialectology XIV conference at the University of Western Ontario and Corpora Galore 2011 at Newcastle University. Thanks are also due of course to our anonymous reviewers who submitted the conference papers and the chapters in this volume to critical scrutiny.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.64 of 5 – based on 14 votes