Statistics for Corpus Linguistics (Edinburgh Textbooks in Empirical Linguistics EUP)
- Publish Date: 1998-04-02
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Michael Oakes
This book in the Edinburgh Textbooks in Empirical Linguistics series is a comprehensive introduction to the statistics currently used in corpus linguistics. Statistical techniques and corpus applications--whether oriented towards linguistics or language engineering--often go hand in glove, and corpus linguists have used an increasingly wide variety of statistics, drawing on techniques developed in a great many fields.This is the first one-volume introduction to the subject.