Language, Corpora and Cognition by Piotr PezikLanguage, Corpora and Cognition by Piotr Pezik

Language, Corpora and Cognition

EditorPiotr Pezik, Jacek Tadeusz Walinski

Hardcover | December 22, 2016

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This book focuses on matching theoretical predictions about language and cognition against empirical language data. The contributions use corpus linguistics methodology for their analysis. The contributors evaluate a variety of themes from combining syntax, semantics, discourse, terminology, to cognitive linguistics with the techniques and quantitative methods related to linguistic data processing.

Piotr Pezik is an Assistant Professor of Linguistics at the Institute of English Studies, University of Lódz. He has authored publications in the areas of corpus and computational linguistics, information extraction and information retrieval. His areas of interest also include corpus-based phraseology and the wider perspective of prefa...
Title:Language, Corpora and CognitionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:8.5 × 6 × 1 inPublished:December 22, 2016Publisher:Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der WissenschaftenLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3631663366

ISBN - 13:9783631663363

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Table of Contents

Matching theoretical predictions – Language and cognition against empirical language data – Corpus linguistics methodology – Combining syntax, semantics, discourse, terminology – Cognitive linguistics with the techniques and quantitative methods related to linguistic data processing

Editorial Reviews

«The edited volume brings together a variety of papers from diverse corpus linguistic methodologies on various aspects of cognitive science and cognitive linguistics. As the introduction states, it is a valuable contribution and step forward in the understanding of how the use of empirical data can inform theoretical predictions about the relationship between language and cognition.»(Franka Kermer, Linguist List Dec. 2017)Read the full review here