Paper: On Text Coherence Parsing

ACL ID C92-1008
Title On Text Coherence Parsing
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1992
Authors
  • Udo Hahn (Freiburg University, Freiburg Germany)

In this paper global patterns of thematic text organization me considered within the framework of a distributed model of text understmlding, ttased on file parsing resuhs of prior lext cohe- sioll analysis, specialized text grammar modules deternfine whether SOllle well-defined text lllltCro organization palteln is cOlll])ulabte flOlll the available text representatiolt SIrUCttlreS. The model underlying text coherence parsing formalizes hither to entirely intuitive textlinguistic notions whose origin can be traced back to Danes's work on thematic progression patleHlS.