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Author SIGdial Workshop on Discourse and Dialogue (6th : 2005 : Lisbon, Portugal)

Title Recent trends in discourse and dialogue / edited by Laila Dybkjær, Wolfgang Minker
Published Dordrecht : Springer, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxi, 312 pages) : illustrations
Series Text, speech, and language technology ; v. 39
Text, speech, and language technology ; v. 39
Contents Front Matter; Where Do We Go From Here?; Designing Speech-Controlled Media File Selection for Automotive Systems; A Virtual Human Dialogue Model for Non-Team Interaction; Evaluating Interactions with Spoken Dialogue Telephone Services; Handling Miscommunication: Why Bother?; Sorry, I Didn't Catch That!; GALATEA: A Discourse Modeller Supporting Concept-Level Error Handling in Spoken Dialogue Systems; Partially Observable Markov Decision Processes with Continuous Observations for Dialogue Management; Does This Answer Your Question?; Meeting Structure Annotation
Summary This book is a collection of eleven chapters which together represent an original contribution to the field of (multimodal) spoken dialogue systems. The chapters include highly relevant topics, such as dialogue modeling in research systems versus industrial systems, evaluation, miscommunication and error handling, grounding, statistical and corpus-based approaches to discourse and dialogue modeling, data analysis, and corpus annotation and annotation tools. The book contains several detailed application studies, including, e.g., speech-controlled MP3 players in a car environment, negotiation t
Notes Selected papers from the 6th SIGdial Workshop on Discourse and Dialogue held in Sept. 2005 in Lisbon, Portugal
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Discourse analysis -- Data processing -- Congresses.
Speech processing systems -- Congresses.
Dialogue analysis -- Data processing -- Congresses.
Automatic speech recognition -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Dybkjær, Laila, 1959-
Minker, Wolfgang.
LC no. 2008360744 2008920669
ISBN 1402068204