Accession Number : AD0774692

Title :   Automated Language Analysis.

Descriptive Note : Research rept. 1 Sep 72-31 Aug 73,

Corporate Author : KANSAS UNIV LAWRENCE

Personal Author(s) : Sedelow,Sally Yeates

Report Date : 01 SEP 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 300

Abstract : The report covers the following topics: the editing of Roget's International Thesaurus, the mathematical modelling of thesauri, and a user's guide to the VIA (Verbally Indexed Associations) content analysis programs as implemented at the University of Kansas. Articles in the report concerned with the practical and theoretical issues raised by the effort to edit the Thesaurus include, The Conversion of 'Roget's International Thesaurus' to an Automated Data Base; Handling of Bracketed Information; Etc. in 'Roget's International Thesaurus'. Abstract Thesauri and Graph Theory Applications to Thesaurus Research explores the mathematical modelling of thesauri. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *English language, *Data processing, Computer programming, Automation, Input output devices, Thesauri, Index terms, Instruction manuals

Subject Categories : Linguistics
      Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE