Body And Language

Culture, Body, and Language: Conceptualizations of Internal Body Organs across Cultures and Languages

Farzad Sharifian, Rene Dirven, "Culture, Body, and Language: Conceptualizations of Internal Body Organs across Cultures and Languages"
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter | 2008 | ISBN: 3110196220 | English | PDF | 440 pages | 1.7 Mb

One of the central themes in cognitive linguistics is the uniquely human development of some higher potential called the ""mind"" and, more particularly, the intertwining of body and mind, which has come to be known as embodiment. Several books and volumes have explored this theme in length. …

The Human Body and Weightlessness: Operational Effects, Problems and Countermeasures  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 13, 2017
The Human Body and Weightlessness: Operational Effects, Problems and Countermeasures

The Human Body and Weightlessness: Operational Effects, Problems and Countermeasures By William Thornton, Frederick Bonato
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 331 Pages | ISBN : 331932828X | 23.11 MB

This book focuses on all of the major problems associated with the absence of body weight in space, by analyzing effects, adaption, and re-adaptation upon returning to Earth, using sound scientific principles embedded in a historical context. Serious problems for space travelers range from Space Motion Sickness (SMS) to recently discovered ocular effects that may permanently impair vision. Fluid loss and shifts, spinal changes, and bone and muscle loss are also all results of weightlessness.

Logic and Language Models for Computer Science  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 22, 2017
Logic and Language Models for Computer Science

Logic and Language Models for Computer Science by Dana Richards
English | 8 Sept. 2017 | ISBN: 9813230509 | ASIN: B075T6J1VT | 468 Pages | AZW3 | 9.16 MB
Prosody and Language in Contact: L2 Acquisition, Attrition and Languages in Multilingual Situations (Repost)

Elisabeth Delais-Roussarie, Mathieu Avanzi, Sophie Herment, "Prosody and Language in Contact: L2 Acquisition, Attrition and Languages in Multilingual Situations"
2015 | pages: 295 | ISBN: 3662451670 | PDF | 8,6 mb

Language Endagerment and Language Revitalization: An Introduction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Sept. 5, 2017
Language Endagerment and Language Revitalization: An Introduction

Language Endagerment and Language Revitalization: An Introduction by Tasaku Tsunoda
English | Feb. 21, 2006 | ISBN: 311018429X | 337 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

In almost every part of the world, minority languages are threatened with extinction. At the same time, dedicated efforts are being made to document endangered languages, to maintain them, and even to revive once-extinct languages. The present volume examines a wide range of issues that concern language endangerment and language revitalization.

Literature and Language Learning in the EFL Classroom  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Aug. 28, 2017
Literature and Language Learning in the EFL Classroom

Masayuki Teranishi, Yoshifumi Saito, Katie Wales, "Literature and Language Learning in the EFL Classroom"
English | 2015 | ISBN: B0161IXCTK | PDF | pages: 348 | 5.5 mb

Obligations: Law and Language  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Aug. 24, 2017
Obligations: Law and Language

Obligations: Law and Language by Martin Hogg
2017 | ISBN: 1107087953 | English | 370 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Speech and Language Processing (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Aug. 16, 2017
Speech and Language Processing (Repost)

Speech and Language Processing: An Introduction to Natural Language Processing, Computational Linguistics and Speech Recognition by Daniel Jurafsky, James H. Martin
Language: English | 2000 | ISBN: 0130950696 | 934 pages | DJVU | 5,55 MB

This book takes an empirical approach to language processing, based on applying statistical and other machine-learning algorithms to large corpora.Methodology boxes are included in each chapter.

Speech and Language Processing, 2nd Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Aug. 10, 2017
Speech and Language Processing, 2nd Edition

Speech and Language Processing, 2nd Edition by Daniel Jurafsky, James H. Martin
Language: English | 2008 | ISBN: 0131873210 | 1024 pages | DJVU | 27,5 MB

An explosion of Web-based language techniques, merging of distinct fields, availability of phone-based dialogue systems, and much more make this an exciting time in speech and language processing.
Advances in Speech and Language Technologies for Iberian Languages: Third International Conference

Advances in Speech and Language Technologies for Iberian Languages: Third International Conference, IberSPEECH 2016, Lisbon, Portugal, November 23-25, 2016, Proceedings by Alberto Abad, Alfonso Ortega, António Teixeira, Carmen García Mateo, Carlos D. Martínez Hinarejos, Fernando Perdigão, Fernando Batista, Nuno Mamede
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319491687 | 288 Pages | PDF | 19.7 MB

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the IberSPEECH 2016 Conference, held in Lisbon, Portugal, in November 2016.