Here is the beginning of a bibliography generated from my Master’s thesis, converted between different formats, and parked here for further reference.

Complexity and Readability Assessment


Complexity and Linguistic Complexity Theory

  • S. T. Piantadosi, H. Tily, and E. Gibson, “Word lengths are optimized for efficient communication”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 108, iss. 9, pp. 3526-3529, 2011.
  • L. Maurits, A. Perfors, and D. Navarro, “Why are some word orders more common than others? A uniform information density account”, in Proceedings of NIPS, 2010.
  • P. Blache, “Un modèle de caractérisation de la complexité syntaxique”, in TALN 2010, Montréal, 2010.
  • T. Givon, The Genesis of Syntactic Complexity : diachrony, ontogeny, neuro-cognition, evolution, Amsterdam, New York: John Benjamins Publishing Co., 2009.
  • M. Mitchell, Complexity: A Guided Tour, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, 2009.
  • C. Beckner, N. C. Ellis, R. Blythe, J. Holland, J. Bybee, J. Ke, M. H. Christiansen, D. Larsen-Freeman, W. Croft, and T. Schoenemann, “Language Is a Complex Adaptive System …
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Resources and links of interest

Archive of links gathered during my PhD thesis:

  1. Linguistics and NLP
  2. Corpus Linguistics
  3. Perl
  4. LaTeX
  5. R
  6. PhD related
  7. Misc.

Update: Curated list of open-access/open-source/off-the-shelf resources and tools developed with a particular focus on German

1 – Linguistics and NLP

General Linguistics

Computational Linguistics

Online Articles and Conferences

Lists of CL Blogs

Resources for German

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