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Ritual in the Xunzi : a change of the heart/mind
This article seeks to advance discussion of Xunzi’s view of ritual by examining the problem ritual treats and the way in which it targets the problem. I argue that the root of the problem is the natural inclination of the ...
Comments on methodology and evidence in Sino-Tibetan comparative linguistics
This paper presents epistemological and methodological problems found in work on the subgrouping of Sino-Tibetan languages and the reconstruction of features of the languages. A key problem is the lack of an accepted ...
(翻譯與帝國官僚：英國漢學教授佐痲須（James Summers; 1828-91）與十九世紀東亞（中日）知識的產生) = Translation and imperial bureaucrat : the British sinologist James Summers and the knowledge production of East Asia
Building a cross-lingual referential knowledge database using dictionaries
Referential knowledge is vital for resolving various problems in NLP, such as anaphora resolution. For example, we have the referential knowledge that diagnose is most likely a member of the referential relation ‘doctor ...
Differential argument realization in Abui
This paper discusses differential argument realization in Abui, a Papuan language (Eastern Indonesia) with semantic alignment (in terms of Donohue and Wichmann 2008; Kratochvíl 2011). The paper examines the roles of ...
Physiological measures regress onto acoustic and perceptual features of soundscapes
There is no exact model for the relationship between the autonomic nervous system (ANS) and evoked or perceived emotion. Music has long been a privileged field for exploration, while the contribution of soundscape research ...
Semantic annotation of a Japanese speech corpus
This paper describes the semantic annotations we are performing on the CallHome Japanese corpus of spontaneous, unscripted telephone conversations (LDC, 1996). Our annotations include (i) semantic classes for all nouns and ...
Towards holistic grammar engineering and testing : grafting treebank maintenance into the grammar revision cycle
We present a new methodology for the semiautomated maintenance of a treebank built from analyses of a computational grammar and gauge the effort required for each update cycle. Based on a decade of large-scale grammar ...
The international corpus of English in Hong Kong
(Clarendon Press, 1996)
Abstract not available.
Stance-taking with Wo Juede in conversational Chinese
The present paper deals with one of the most common Mandarin epistemic phrases, Wo Juede, and demonstrates that in addition to epistemic selfexpression, it has also developed addressee-oriented functions to manage the ...