Discourse Analysis & Dialog Systems 2015

Discourse Analysis


  • Automatic discourse processing
  • Computational discourse
  • Computational discourse analysis
  • Discourse processing




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Cognitive discourse analysis: Accessing cognitive representations and processes through language data T Tenbrink – Language and Cognition, 2015 – Cambridge Univ Press … Cognitive Discourse Analysis: accessing cognitive representations and processes through language data * … keywords : applied cognitive linguistics , verbalization of thought , conceptualization , problem solving , discourse analysis … Cited by 15 Related articles All 4 versions

A survey of available corpora for building data-driven dialogue systems IV Serban, R Lowe, L Charlin, J Pineau – arXiv preprint arXiv:1512.05742, 2015 – arxiv.org Page 1. A Survey of Available Corpora For Building Data-Driven Dialogue Systems Iulian Vlad Serban … In the area of dialogue systems, the trend is less obvious, and most practical systems are still built through significant engineering and expert knowledge. … Cited by 8 Related articles All 2 versions

Classifying student dialogue acts with multimodal learning analytics A Ezen-Can, JF Grafsgaard, JC Lester… – Proceedings of the Fifth …, 2015 – dl.acm.org … Because in a tutorial dialogue system the tutor moves are system-generated, their dialogue acts are known. … [8] MM Chiu and B. Hall. Statistical discourse analysis of online discussions: Informal cognition, social metacognition and knowledge creation. … Cited by 4 Related articles All 6 versions

New feature weighting approaches for speech-act classification Y Ko – Pattern Recognition Letters, 2015 – Elsevier … Natural language processing; Discourse analysis; Speech-act classification; Feature weighting scheme. 1. Introduction. A dialogue system is a software program that enables a user to interact with a computer using a natural language [5] . Since an essential task of the dialogue … Cited by 3 Related articles All 6 versions

Engagement driven topic selection for an information-giving agent N Glas, K Prepin, C Pelachaud – Workshop on the …, 2015 – hal.archives-ouvertes.fr … The agent’s topic selec- tion module could be connected to any other task and/or dialogue system as well. 8 Conclusion and Future Work … Gillian Brown and George Yule. 1983. Discourse Analysis. Cambridge University Press. Dan Bohus and Eric Horvitz. 2009. … Cited by 4 Related articles All 8 versions

A Survey of Arabic Dialogues Understanding for Spontaneous Dialogues and Instant Message ARA Elmadany, SM Abdou, M Gheith – arXiv preprint arXiv:1505.03084, 2015 – arxiv.org … Management (DM): it is considering the core of dialogue system because it coordinates the activity of all components, controls the dialog flow, and communicates with external applications. The DM plays many roles, which include discourse analysis, knowledge database query … Cited by 2 Related articles All 6 versions

Promoting academically productive talk with conversational agent interventions in collaborative learning settings S Tegos, S Demetriadis, A Karakostas – Computers & Education, 2015 – Elsevier Research on computer-supported collaborative learning (CSCL) and conversational pedagogical agents has strongly emphasized the value of providing dynamic dialog. Cited by 3 Related articles All 3 versions

Cross Cultural Comparison of Users’ Barge-in with the In-Vehicle Speech System P Wang, U Winter, T Grost – … Conference of Design, User Experience, and …, 2015 – Springer … MIT Press, Cambridge (2005) 5. Carbaugh, D.: Cultural discourse analysis: communication practices and intercultural encounters. … 652–655 (2000) 7. Rose, RC, Kim, HK: A hybrid barge-in procedure for more reliable turn-taking in human-machine dialog systems. … Cited by 1 Related articles

The CADENCE corpus: a new resource for inclusive voice interface design MK Wolters, J Kilgour, SE MacPherson… – Proceedings of the 33rd …, 2015 – dl.acm.org … Author Keywords Voice interfaces; spoken dialogue systems; dementia; cognitive impairment; repliCHI; assistive technology … corpus lends itself to two main types of HCI research, detailed quantitative or cognitive modelling of user actions and discourse analysis of system/user … Cited by 1 Related articles

Task learning through visual demonstration and situated dialogue C Liu, JY Chai, N Shukla, SC Zhu – 2015 – pdfs.semanticscholar.org … The expressiveness of the AOG language also allows us to capture the collaborative dynamics studied in the discourse analysis literature (eg, Clark and Schaefer (1989)). … Collabora- tive activities and multi-tasking in dialogue systems: Towards natural dialogue with robots. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 4 versions

Corpus Annotation E Hovy – The Oxford Handbook of Computational Linguistics …, 2015 – oxfordhandbooks.com … Pragmatics; Psycholinguistics; Semantics; Sociolinguistics; Translation and Interpretation; Writing Systems; Language Contact; Signed Languages; Applied Linguistics; Discourse Analysis; History of Linguistics. Literature: Children’s … Cited by 1

‘War against our Children’: Stance and evaluation in# BringBackOurGirls campaign discourse on Twitter and Facebook I Chiluwa, P Ifukor – Discourse & Society, 2015 – das.sagepub.com … education. This article applies the appraisal framework and (critical) discourse analysis to examine the discursive features of this campaign and the role of affective stance in the evaluation of social actors in the campaign discourse. … Cited by 8 Related articles All 9 versions

Bingo! Promising developments in argumentation theory FH van Eemeren – Reasonableness and Effectiveness in Argumentative …, 2015 – Springer … impetus to the progress of argumentation theory is given by related disciplines such as critical discourse analysis and persuasion … instrumental in the construction of “argumentation machines,” or at any rate visualization systems, interactive dialogue systems, and analysis … Cited by 1 Related articles All 4 versions

Detecting content-heavy sentences: A cross-language case study JJ Li, A Nenkova – Proceedings of EMNLP, 2015 – aclweb.org … With the introduction of the concept of content-heavy sentences, we can envision dialog systems addressing the sentence realization task in two steps, first predicting if the semantic content will require multiple sentences, then having different rankers for expressing the content … Cited by 1 Related articles All 10 versions

The discourse value of social signals at topic change moments F Bonin, N Campbell, C Vogel – Sixteenth Annual Conference of the …, 2015 – tara.tcd.ie … of a discourse func- tion of social signals can be exploited in improving interactions with intelligent virtual agents, dialogue systems and speech in … directions: from a func- tional perspective [25], from an acoustic perspective [26, 27], and from a discourse analysis perspective [28]. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

Discourse Analysis of Emotion in Face-to-Face Group Decision and Negotiation B Martinovsky – Emotion in Group Decision and Negotiation, 2015 – Springer Page 1. Chapter 6 Discourse Analysis of Emotion in Face-to-Face Group Decision … Despite that, there are few discourse analysis studies dedicated to the understanding of the discursive function and linguistic realization of emotion in group decision and negotiation (GDN). … Related articles All 3 versions

Constructive Feedback, Thinking Process and Cooperation: Assessing the Quality of Classroom Interaction T Sousa, L Flekova, M Mieskes… – … Annual Conference of …, 2015 – ukp.tu-darmstadt.de … ar- eas, reflecting the analysis of the verbal behaviour of the teach- ers and students, such as discourse analysis, phonetics and … Intrinsic and extrinsic evaluation of an automatic user disengagement detector for an uncertainty-adaptive spoken dialogue system,” in Proceedings … Related articles All 4 versions

Changing perspective: Local alignment of reference frames in dialogue S Dobnik, C Howes, JD Kelleher – SEMDIAL 2015 goDIAL, 2015 – flov.gu.se … Misunderstandings lead to clarifica- tion sequences in which participants shift the FoR. These findings have implications for situated dialogue systems. … Cognition, 121 (1): 22–40. Eric N. Forsyth and Craig H. Martell. 2007. Lexical and discourse analysis of online chat dialog. … Related articles All 7 versions

Approaching Argumentative Dialogue With Formal Models G BEL-ENGUIX… – L’Analisi Linguistica e …, 2015 – books.google.com … e formal framework for dealing with this type of conversations would be the following: Denition 1: Dialogue systems can be dened as a 4-tuple (A, ?, ?, G), where: • A={A1, A2,…, An} is the multi-agent structure, where every one ofthe agents … An Approach to Discourse Analysis. … Related articles

Etymological Annotation: a New Concept of Corpus Annotation NS Dash – academia.edu … In: Dafydd, G., I. Mertins & RK Moore (eds.) Handbook of Multimodal and Spoken Dialogue Systems. Resources, Terminology and Product Evaluation. … The use of annotated corpora for New Testament discourse analysis: a survey of current practice and future prospects. … Related articles

Towards a Theory of Close Analysis for Dispute Mediation Discourse M Janier, C Reed – Argumentation – Springer … argumentative action). We use the term “close analysis” to differentiate our work from the simplest task of corpus annotation. Here, we account for discourse analysis in order to derive the argumentative structure. More specifically … Cited by 4 Related articles All 2 versions

On Correlation Of Professional-Lay Discourse VV Mykhaylenko – ???????? ?????? …, 2015 – vestnik-philology.mgu.od.ua … The discourse analysis [23, p. 156] stresses the fea- ture “a non-expert in relation to some particular profession”, for in- stance, Langdon … E. Geer, EC Hughes, AL Strauss].–Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1961.–456 p. 4. Bickmore T. Health Dialog Systems for Patients …

Subjectivity in Miracle Aesthetic Clinic Ambient Media Advertisement Case Study: Ambient Media in Communication Magister Class, Trisakti University W Murwonugroho, EBW Agung – Mudra, 2015 – jurnal.isi-dps.ac.id … The root of Critical Discourse Analysis is classic rhetoric, social linguistic, linguistic text, applied linguistic and pragmatic linguistic … Interpretation, a text has the total independence with the quality of disconnection with the society, disconnected with the dialog system, text definition …

Pragmatics and Dialogue Acts AC Fang, J Cao – Text Genres and Registers: The Computation of …, 2015 – Springer … While discourse analysis of conversations has manifested intense interest in issues concerning power, inequality and ideology, the main … More significantly, studies in pragmatics have begun to demonstrate their practical value through man-machine dialogue systems that have …

Interaction quality in human-human conversations: problems and possible solutions AV Spirina, ES Semenkin, A Schmitt, W Minker… – 2015 – elib.krasu.ru … Unfortunately, this paradigm is not usable for online dialogue optimization where the dialogue system adapts to the current quality … It offers corpora for different purposes, such as: – emotion recognition; – automatic content extraction; – discourse analysis; – information extraction … Related articles All 10 versions

What’s the Game and Who’s Got the Ball? Genre in Spoken Interaction E Gilmartin, F Bonin, L Cerrato, C Vogel… – 2015 AAAI Spring …, 2015 – researchgate.net … of Allen’s Task Based Dialog Hypothesis for reasons of tractability (Allen et al., 2000), thus imbuing spoken dialogue system design with … concentrated on the linguistic content of the entire dialogues rather than simply openings and closings, using discourse analysis principles to … Related articles All 2 versions

Dialogue grammar induction M SNAITH, C REED – arg.dundee.ac.uk … Discourse analysis (or mapping) involves breaking down individual components of an argument or other linguistic structure and re-assembling them in a form that shows the relationship between individual claims and premises (Van Eemeren et al … An inquiry dialogue system. … Related articles

Identifying learning-inductive content in programming discussion forums IH Hsiao, F Naveed – Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … language learning. Keywords— learning activity; engagement activity; discourse analysis; programming language learning; constructive learning; discussion forum; programming; semantic modelling; learning assessment. I … Cited by 2 Related articles All 3 versions

State of the Research in Human Language Technology K Megerdoomian – Citeseer … In addition, we also added discourse analysis and exploration of new general theories and approaches in NLP. … Another trend is the use of discourse analytics, especially in dialogue systems and Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR) applications. … Related articles All 5 versions

Multimodal Discourse: In Search of Units AA Kibrik, OV Fedorova, JV Nikolaeva – pdfs.semanticscholar.org … Gibbon, D., Mertins, I., & Moore, RK (Eds.) (2000). Handbook of multimodal and spoken dialogue systems: Resources, terminology and product evaluation. Berlin: Springer. Givón, T. (2009). … Kibrik, AA (2011). Cognitive discourse analysis: Local discourse structure. … Related articles All 2 versions

Clinical Decision Support: The Road to Adoption 2nd Edition RA Greenes, VL Patel, EH Shortliffe – researchgate.net … Protocol and Discourse Analysis The techniques of protocol and discourse analysis are very closely related, and concern themselves with the elicitation of knowledge from individuals while they are engaged in problem … Discourse analysis is the process by which an …

Processing Units in Conversation: A Comparative Study of French and Mandarin Data L Prévot, SC Tseng, K Peshkov… – Language and …, 2015 – lin.sagepub.com … studies. Indeed, prosodic and discourse analysis are delicate matters requiring lower-level processing, such as alignment with speech signal at syllable level (for prosody), or at least basic syntactic annotation (for discourse). … Related articles All 14 versions

The Potential Impact Of Turn-Taking And Wait Time On Iranian Foreign Language Classroom Interaction Enhancement P Habibi, B Gorjian – ijllalw.org … Conversation is a type of discourse: it is spoken dialogic discourse. Thus, conversation analysis may be seen as a subfield of discourse analysis. … In J. vanKuppevelt, L. Dybkjaer and N. Bernsen (eds.), Advances in natural multimodal dialogue Systems. Berlin: Springer. … Related articles

The Effect of Conversation Strategies on the Classroom Interaction: The Case of Turn Taking B Gorjian, P Habibi – Journal of Applied Linguistics and Language …, 2015 – article.sapub.org … Conversation is a type of discourse: it is spoken dialogic discourse. Thus, conversation analysis may be seen as a subfield of discourse analysis. … In J. van Kuppevelt, L. Dybkjaer and N. Bernsen (eds.), Advances in natural multimodal dialogue Systems. Berlin: Springer. … Related articles

The SENSEI Project: Making Sense of Human Conversations G Riccardi, F Bechet, M Danieli, B Favre… – … Workshop on Future …, 2015 – Springer … However, even in these works the full potential of discourse analysis is not explored, eg only discourse connectives are considered. Fig. 2. Semantic Frame tagging performance (F-score) as function of the increasing amount of adaptation data. … Related articles All 2 versions

Classification and Acquisition of Contradictory Event Pairs using Crowdsourcing Y Takabatake, H Morita, D Kawahara… – Proceedings of the 3rd …, 2015 – aclweb.org … 1 Introduction In recent years, speech dialog systems such as Siri have become widespread. … For example, Harabagiu et al. (2006) proposed a method to recognize contra- dictions between texts using negation expressions, antonyms, and discourse analysis. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 7 versions

What goes around comes around: learning sentiments in online medical forums V Bobicev, M Sokolova, M Oakes – Cognitive Computation, 2015 – Springer … Natural language processing Sentiment analysis Machine learning Discourse analysis Sentiment transitions. … Study of affect and social aspects in online communication is preliminary steps for creation of affective dialogue system in which text-based system–user communication … Cited by 4 Related articles All 2 versions

David Cameron’s discourse markers in the Andrew Marr show D Afriyanti – 2015 – repository.uinjkt.ac.id … keywords: Discourse analysis, discourse markers, compound markers, context. Page 3. ii APPROVAL SHEET … B. Theoretical Framework………… … 10 1. Discourse Analysis…………… 10 … Related articles All 4 versions

Complex Event Extraction using DRUM J Allen, W de Beaumont, L Galescu… – ACL-IJCNLP …, 2015 – anthology.aclweb.org … Simi- larly, in dialogue systems utterances are expected to be fairly short and colloquial, whereas in sci- entific text the sentence structures are expected to be much more formal and involved. … Ontology- driven discourse analysis for information extrac- tion. … Related articles All 7 versions

SENSEI Coordinator M Kabadjov, EA Stepanov, F Celli, SA Chowdhury… – sensei-conversation.eu … D4.2 The SENSEI Discourse Analysis Tools, 2 | version 1.9 | page 12/61 … Consequently, the range of applications of DA analysis is quite wide and includes conversa- tion summarization (both spoken and written), dialogue systems, etc.; and DAs have been extensively studied … Related articles

Exploratory Voice-Controlled Search for Young Users: Challenges & Potential Benefits? M Kotzyba, I Siegert, T Gossen, A Wendemuth… – Proceedings of – academia.edu … ability to control their facial ex- pressions (Ceschi and Scherer (2003)) and use impoliteness (insult) more frequently than adults when interacting with spoken dialog system (Yildirim et … These tools allow to analyze the interaction, conversation, and to perform discourse analysis. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 5 versions

Towards human–robot interaction ethics S Payr – A Construction Manual for Robots’ Ethical Systems, 2015 – Springer Page 1. Chapter 3 Towards Human–Robot Interaction Ethics Sabine Payr Abstract Social assistive robots are envisioned as supporting their users not only physically but also by communicating with them. Monitoring medication … Cited by 1 Related articles All 3 versions

Investigating Methods and Representations for Reasoning About Social Context and Relative Social Power K Metcalf, D Leake – … and Interdisciplinary Conference on Modeling and …, 2015 – Springer … For example, it could improve the performance of dialogue systems, in-home assistive robots, or automatic profilers, and augment human-to-human interactions. … Hum. Behav. 13(53), 11–74 (1962). 13. Jørgensen, MW, Phillips, LJ: Discourse Analysis as Theory and Method. … Related articles

Outrageous, inescapable? Debating historical analogies in the coverage of the Israeli–Palestinian conflict J Bourdon – Discourse & Communication, 2015 – dcm.sagepub.com … condemn them. Keywords Apartheid, argumentation, Auschwitz, Carter, discourse analysis, historical analogy, Israeli– Palestinian conflict, press analysis, public controversy, rhetoric, Saramago, Shoah Introduction Focusing … Cited by 1 Related articles All 4 versions

[BOOK] Sentic computing: a common-sense-based framework for concept-level sentiment analysis E Cambria, A Hussain – 2015 – books.google.com … manifestations of affect (facial expressions, posture, behavior, physiology), and affective interfaces and applications (dialogue systems, games, learning … carrying out tasks such as graph mining and multi-dimensionality reduction; linguistics, for discourse analysis and pragmatics … Cited by 44 Related articles All 2 versions

Building Ontologies from Text Corpora A Benafia, S Mazouzi, S Benafia – … of the The International Conference on …, 2015 – dl.acm.org … relationships. In [31] , the authors have proposed a semi-automatic approach based on the user-interactive dialogue system for knowledge acquisition, where, the user is engaged in a natural-language mixed-initiative dialogue. … Related articles

The roles and recognition of haptic-ostensive actions in collaborative multimodal human–human dialogues L Chen, M Javaid, B Di Eugenio, M Žefran – Computer Speech & Language, 2015 – Elsevier … 2. Related work. Research on spoken dialogue systems has been progressing for at least forty years, and many systems exist, from prototypes to commercial strength (please see Tur and De Mori, 2011 for a recent overview). … Cited by 3 Related articles All 9 versions

Students´ language in computer-assisted tutoring of mathematical proofs MA Wolska – 2015 – universaar.uni-saarland.de … to the format of the study material presentation having a priming-like effect. These results have implications for the implementation of tutorial dialogue systems. On the one hand, more natural language, be it resulting from a verbose … Cited by 4 Related articles

Unsupervised extraction of semantic relations using discourse information J Conrath – 2015 – thesesups.ups-tlse.fr … We assess the po- tential of these representations for several applications. Regarding discourse analysis, the tasks of predicting attachment of discourse units, as well as predicting the specific discourse relation linking them, are investigated. … Related articles

[BOOK] Construction Learning as a Complex Adaptive System: Psycholinguistic Evidence from L2 Learners of English A Baicchi – 2015 – books.google.com Page 1. SPRINGER BRIEFS IN EDUCATION Annalisa Baicchi Construction Learning as a Complex Adaptive System Psycholinguistic Evidence from L2 Learners of English 123 Page 2. SpringerBriefs in Education Page 3. More … Related articles

E pluribus unum O Kutz, J Bateman, F Neuhaus, T Mossakowski… – Computational Creativity …, 2015 – Springer … Our work on natural language dialogue systems involving spatial language comes to the same conclusion [2], while similar concerns are already … of asylum seekers’ and so on as ideologically-loaded constructions that need to be unpacked during critical discourse analysis [ … Cited by 3 Related articles All 6 versions

Diffusion of Electronic Health Records C Nøhr, SK Andersen, K Bernstein… – vbn.aau.dk … Learning Approach for Automatic Quality Criteria Detection of Health Web Pages 705 Arnaud Gaudinat, Natalia Grabar and Célia Boyer Using Discourse Analysis to Improve … A New Architecture for Health-Care Dialogue Systems 1063 LM Rojas-Barahona and T. Giorgino xvii … Related articles All 2 versions

Expanding Authoring Tools to Support Psychomotor Training Beyond the Desktop RA Sottilare, SJ Ososky, M Boyce – Design Recommendations for … – researchgate.net … Lenhart Schubert, and was a research fellow at the University of Edinburgh working with Prof. Johanna Moore until joining ICT in 2004. He worked in the area of computational linguistics specifically natural language understanding, and discourse analysis. … Related articles All 2 versions

To construct believable flow and nuanced dialogues in a BDI framework: An architecture for the development of interactive narratives D Isaacs Paternostro – 2015 – dspace.library.uu.nl Page 1. To construct believable flow and nuanced dialogues in a BDI framework An architecture for the development of interactive narratives A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science (MSc), 45 ECTS March 6, 2015 Student: … Related articles

A Case Study of the Communicative Abilities of a Subject with Mosaic Patau Syndrome I Rummo – 2015 – dspace.ut.ee … 18 3.2. Discourse analysis, pragmatics. Roman Jakobson’s model of communication ….. 21 3.3. … The data was processed in accordance with the principles of qualitative microanalysis as a part of discourse analysis. … Cited by 2 Related articles

Page numbers are hyperlinked to the corresponding abstract. A Archakis – slm.uni-hamburg.de … The bulk of the paper consists of a mediated discourse analysis of a number of smartphone applications like Spreadsheets and Nipple designed to help people track their sexual behavior, along with accounts of users experiences with these applications, exploring the ways … Related articles

Sentic Computing E Cambria, A Hussain – Cognitive Computation, 2015 – Springer … manifestations of affect (facial expressions, posture, behavior, physiology), and affective interfaces and applications (dialogue systems, games, learning … carrying out tasks such as graph mining and multi-dimensionality reduction; linguistics, for discourse analysis and pragmatics … Cited by 2 Related articles All 8 versions

[BOOK] HCI International 2015-Posters’ Extended Abstracts: International Conference, HCI International 2015, Los Angeles, CA, USA, August 2-7, 2015. Proceedings C Stephanidis – 2015 – books.google.com Page 1. Constantine Stephanidis (Ed.) Communications in Computer and Information Science 529 HCI International 2015 – Posters’ Extended Abstracts International Conference, HCI International 2015 Los Angeles, CA, USA … Related articles All 2 versions

[BOOK] NLTK essentials N Hardeniya – 2015 – books.google.com … translation 63 Statistical machine translation 65 Information retrieval 65 Boolean retrieval 66 Vector space model 66 The probabilistic model 67 Speech recognition 68 Text classification 68 Information extraction 70 Question answering systems 70 Dialog systems 71 Word … All 6 versions

Towards Large Scale Summarization JM Christensen – 2015 – digital.lib.washington.edu Page 1. c Copyright 2014 Janara Christensen Page 2. Page 3. Towards Large Scale Summarization Janara Christensen A dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy University of Washington 2014 Reading … Cited by 1 Related articles All 3 versions