ERIC Number: ED037108
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1960
Reference Count: N/A
Automatic Language Translation: Lexical and Technical Aspects, with Particular Reference to Russian. Harvard Monographs in Applied Science, Number 8.
Oettinger, Anthony G.
The compilation of a dictionary for automatic translation from Russian to English is described in detail. Emphasis is placed on: (1) morphological and functional classifications of Russian words, (2) dictionary compilation, (3) the structure of signs, (4) automatic information-processing machines, (5) from the automatic dictionary to the automatic translator, and (6) dictionary operation. Less extensive chapters describe: (1) entry keys for an automatic dictionary, (2) problems in compilation and operation, (3) the problem of translation, and (4) flow charts and automatic coding. Many diagrams, tables, and graphs are included. (AF)
Descriptors: Codification, Computational Linguistics, Computer Programs, Computer Science, Data Processing, Dictionaries, Graphs, Information Processing, Information Retrieval, Input Output, Lexicography, Lexicology, Machine Translation, Morphology (Languages), Programing, Russian, Systems Analysis, Tables (Data)
Harvard University Press, 79 Garden Street, Cambridge, Mass. 02138 ($10.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A