This course is replaced by IN4080 – Natural Language Processing.

Syllabus/achievement requirements

Textbook (detailed selections)

Christopher D. Manning and Hinrich Schütze: Foundations of Statistical natural Language Processing, 1999. MIT Press. ISBN: 0-262-13360-1.

Bird, Steven et al: Natural Language Processing with Python. Fulltext.


J. Nivre: "Two Notions of Parsing" i A Finnish Computer Linguist: Kimmo Koskenniemi. Festschrift on the 60th Birthday, 2005. CSLI Publications. 111-120. On-line copy.

Manning, Raghavan, Schütze: An Introduction to Information Retrieval, 2009. Cambridge UP. Ch. 13, 14, Fulltext

Adwait Ratnaparkhi: "A Maximum Entropy Model for Part-Of-Speech Tagging" in Proceedings of the Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, 1996. On-line copy.

Jurafsky and Martin: Speech and Language Processing, Sec. 6.6-6.8 (except 6.6.4), Sec. 20.7.

Tom Mitchell: Generative and Discriminative Classifiers: Naive Bayes and Logistic Regression, (not sec. 2.4, 3.1, 3.2)

Nivre, Joakim: "Dependency grammar and dependency parsing" in MSI report 05133. , 2005. Växjö University: School of Mathematics and Systems Engineering. Sections 1,2,4. On-line copy.

Arnold Zwicky: "Heads" in Journal of Linguistics, Vol 21, 1985. Sections 1-2. On-line copy.

Nivre, Joakim: "Two Strategies for Text Parsing" in A Man of Measure: Festschrift in Honour of Fred Karlsson on his 60th Birthday., 2006. On-line copy.

Nivre, Joakim et. al.: "MaltParser: A language-independent system for data-driven dependency parsing" in Natural Language Engineering, 2007. Sections 1-4.1. On-line copy.

David Dowty: "Thematic Proto-Roles and Argument Selection" in Language Vol. 67, No. 3, 1991. Sections 1-9. On-line copy.

Charles Fillmore: "The case for case reopened" in Syntax and Semantics, Vol 8, 1977. Academic Press. On-line copy.

Daniel Gildea and Daniel Jurafsky: "Automatic Labeling of Semantic Roles" in Computational Linguistics, 2002. Association for Computational Linguistics. Sections 1-5. On-line copy.

Marquez et. al.: "Semantic Role Labeling: An Introduction to the Special Issue" in Computational Linguistics, 2008. Association for Computational Linguistics. On-line copy.

Richard Johansson and Pierre Nugues: "Dependency-based Syntactic–Semantic Analysis with PropBank and NomBank" in Proceedings of the Twelfth Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning, 2008. On-line copy.

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