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Semantics and the Lexicon by James Pustejovsky


Semantics and the Lexicon by James Pustejovsky

This book integrates the research being carried out in the field of lexical semantics in linguistics with the work on knowledge representation and lexicon design in computational linguistics. It provides a stimulating and unique discussion between the computational perspective of lexical meaning and the concerns of the linguist for the semantic description of lexical items in the context of syntactic descriptions.

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Publication date

3rd December 2010


James Pustejovsky

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420 pages


Semantics & pragmatics



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