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ERIC Number: EJ633000
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0418
Multilingual Thesauri for the Modern World - No Ideal Solution?
Jorna, Kerstin; Davies, Sylvie
Journal of Documentation, v57 n2 p284-95 Mar 2001
Discusses thesauri as tools for multilingual information retrieval and cross-cultural communication. Considers the need for multilingual thesauri and the importance of explicit conceptual structures, and introduces a pilot thesaurus, InfoDEFT (Information Deutsch-English-Francais Thesaurus), as a possible model for new online thesauri which are semantically structured, encyclopedic, and multilingual. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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