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Title From data to evidence in English language research / edited by Carla Suhr, Terttu Nevalainen, Irma Taavitsainen
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 354 pages)
Series Language and computers, studies in digital linguistics ; Volume 83
Language and computers ; no. 83
Contents 1. Corpus linguistics as digital scholarship big data, rich data and uncharted data / Terttu Nevalainen, Carla Suhr and Irma Taavitsainen -- 2. Big Data Opportunities and Challenges for English Corpus Linguistics / Antoinette Renouf -- 3. Corpus-based Studies of Lexical and Semantic Variation: The Importance of Both Corpus Size and Corpus Design / Mark Davies -- 4. Empirically Charting the Success of Prescriptivism: Some Case Studies of Nineteenth-century English / Lieselotte Anderwald -- 5. Warn Against -ing Exceptions to Bach's Generalization in Four Varieties of English / Mark Kaunisto and Juhani Rudanko -- 6. Commonplace Books Charting and Enriching Complex Data / Thomas Kohnen -- 7. Mining Big Data -- a Philologist's Perspective / Tanja Rutten -- 8. Function-to-form Mapping in Corpora Historical Corpus Pragmatics and the Study of Stance Expressions / Daniela Landert -- 9. Scholastic Argumentation in Early English Medical Writing and its Afterlife: New Corpus Evidence / Irma Taavitsainen and Gerold Schneider -- 10. Language Surrounding Poverty in Early Modern England: A Corpus-based Investigation of How People Living in the Seventeenth-century Perceived the Criminalised Poor / Tony McEnery and Helen Baker -- 11. An Information-Theoretic Approach to Modeling Diachronic Change in Scientific English/ Stefania Degaetano-Ortlieb, Hannah Kermes, Ashraf Khamis and Elke Teich -- 12. Academic Vocabulary in Wikipedia Articles Frequency and Dispersion in Uneven Datasets / Turo Hiltunen and Jukka Tyrkko -- 13. Words (don't come easy): The Automatic Retrieval and Analysis of Popular Song Lyrics / David Brett and Antonio Pinna -- 14. Charting New Sources of elf Data: A Multi-genre Corpus Approach / Mikko Laitinen, Magnus Levin and Alexander Lakaw
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on January 24, 2019)
Subject Corpora (Linguistics)
English language -- History -- Data processing
English language -- Research -- Data processing
Historical linguistics
Corpora (Linguistics)
English language -- Data processing.
English language -- Research -- Data processing.
Historical linguistics.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Nevalainen, Terttu, editor
Suhr, Carla, editor
Taavitsainen, Irma, editor
LC no. 2019001067
ISBN 9004390650 electronic book
9789004390652 electronic book
hardcover ; alkaline paper