New research directions for data and knowledge engineering: A philosophy of language approach
Basden, A and Klein, HK 2008, 'New research directions for data and knowledge engineering: A philosophy of language approach' , Data & Knowledge Engineering, 67 (2) , pp. 260-285.
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This article advances a strategic proposal that would enable future research in data/knowledge engineering and natural language processing to take a broader range of meanings into account than can be derived from analyzing text with current methods focusing on syntactic and semantic text meanings. It advocates drawing on the knowledge and common sense meanings that users acquire from NL interactions in their lifeworld, i.e. the ‘life-meanings’ that are created and shared in social communities. Three philosophical language perspectives are described to derive a research program for incorporating life-meaning based methods into contemporary DKE/NLP research.
|Themes:||Subjects / Themes > H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)|
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|Schools:||Colleges and Schools > College of Business & Law > Salford Business School > Centre for Digital Business|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Data & Knowledge Engineering|
|Depositing User:||H Ahmad|
|Date Deposited:||29 Nov 2010 10:47|
|Last Modified:||17 Dec 2012 13:29|
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