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Exact methods in the study of language and text; dedicated to Gabriel Altmann on the occasion of his 75th birthday.

9783110193541

Exact methods in the study of language and text; dedicated to Gabriel Altmann on the occasion of his 75th birthday.

Ed. by Peter Grzybek and Reinhard Kohler.

Mouton de Gruyter

2007

767 pages

$179.00

Hardcover

Quanitative linguistics; 62

P138

Grzybeck (Universitat Graz, Austria) and Kohler (Universitat Trier, Germany) present 66 papers addressing current topics in quantitative linguistic research, about a third of which are published in German. Specific topics include: a diachronic study of the style of Longfellow, Menzerath's law for the smallest grammars, Romanian online dialect atlas, quantitative analysis of co-reference structures in texts, and the universality of Zipf's law for word frequencies.

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