Statistics for Corpus Linguistics

Michael Oakes 1998

E-Book: 319 English pages

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

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This book in the Edinburgh Textbooks in Empirical Linguistics series is a comprehensive introduction to the statistics currently used in corpus linguistics. Statistical techniques and corpus applications–whether oriented towards linguistics or language engineering–often go hand in glove, and corpus linguists have used an increasingly wide variety of statistics, drawing on techniques developed in a great many fields.This is the first one-volume introduction to the subject.