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- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 159.00
Communication is one of the main activities in software projects, many such projects fail or encounter serious problems because the stakeholders involved have different understandings of the problem domain and/or they use different terminologies. Ontologies can help to mitigate these communication problems. Calero and her coeditors mainly cover... more...
- Springer 2009; US$ 79.95
Constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th IAPR-TC-15 International Workshop on Graph-Based Representations in Pattern Recognition, GbRPR 2009, held in Venice, Italy in May 2009. more...
- De Gruyter 2005; US$ 196.00
The contributions to this book explore recent internal developments within Cognitive Linguistics from the point of view of its interdisciplinary nature. The book makes relevant connections between CL and other approaches to language, especially, sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, pragmatics, and discourse studies. The contributors investigate... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 135.00
While cognitive linguists are essentially in agreement on both the conceptual nature and the fundamental importance of metonymy, there remain disagreements on a number of specific but, nevertheless, crucial issues. Research questions include: Is metonymy a relationship between ?entities? or ?domains?? Is it necessarily referential? What is meant by... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 135.00
This monograph studies cognitive operations on cognitive models across levels and domains of meaning construction. It explores in what way the same set of cognitive operations, either in isolation or in combination, account for meaning representation whether obtained on the basis of inferential activity or through constructional composition. As a consequence,... more...
- Elsevier Health Sciences Spain 2014; US$ 47.99
Nueva edición de este libro de texto dirigido por los Drs Luis Montuenga, Francisco J, Esteban y Alfonso Calvo. El Dr. Montuenga y el Dr. Calvo desarrollan su actividad docente y clínica en la Universidad de Navarra, mientras que el Dr. Esteban pertenece a la Universidad de Jaén. Junto a ellos, colaboran un nutrido grupo de profesionales de diferentes... more...
- De Gruyter 2006; US$ 182.00
Cognitive Linguistics: Current Applications and Future Perspectives is an up-to-date survey of recent research in Cognitive Linguistics and its applications by prominent researchers. The volume brings together generally accessible syntheses and special studies of Cognitive Linguistics strands in a sizable format and is thus an asset not... more...
- Springer London 2009; US$ 129.00
Provides comprehensive coverage of information theory elements implied in modern computer vision and pattern recognition (CVPE) algorithms Introduces information theory to researchers in CVPR Additionally, introduces interesting CVPR problems to information theorists more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 158.00
In line with previous work on the Lexical Constructional Model or LCM(Ruiz de Mendoza & Mairal, 2008; Ruiz de Mendoza, 2013), the present paperpostulates the existence of fixed form-meaning pairings, or constructions, atdiscourse level. The paper first argues that discourse relations such as restatement,contrast, condition, and others, provide... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 143.00
This article presents the results of a study carried out with Spanish University students on their use of strategies of (in)directness when expressing complaints, disapprovals and disagreements in English and Spanish. We adopt a role-play eliciting procedure for the collection of what a speaker thinks and what s/ he actually says in a given situation.... more...