Paper: Man* Vs. Machine: A Case Study In Base Noun Phrase Learning

ACL ID P99-1009
Title Man* Vs. Machine: A Case Study In Base Noun Phrase Learning
Venue Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1999
Authors

A great deal of work has been done demonstrat- ing the ability of machine learning algorithms to automatically extract linguistic knowledge from annotated corpora. Very little work has gone into quantifying the difference in ability at this task between a person and a machine. This pa- per is a first step in that direction.