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Sparck Jones, Karen 1935-2007

Overview
Works: 98 works in 330 publications in 4 languages and 4,762 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Honoree
Classifications: QA76.9.N38, 005.12
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Most widely held works by Karen Sparck Jones
Computer systems theory, technology, and applications : a tribute to Roger Needham ( )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Computer Systems: Theory, Technology, and Applications A Tribute to Roger Needham Computer systems form the core of computing, as their combinations of hardware and software components function together to help program developers and end-users achieve goals of managing and accessing information in all its forms. Roger Needham, in a distinguished career at Cambridge University and Microsoft Research, was a pioneer of computer systems research and a noted innovator in the crucial area of system security. Computer Systems: Theory, Technology, and Applications presents a comprehensive edited survey of all aspects of the subject, with original contributions by more than 40 international leaders in the field. The book assembles a collection of short articles showing the state-of-the-art in systems, from formal calculi to mobile devices, from operating systems to distributed computing and securitywhile also honoring Needhams important contributions. Among the topics addressed: Access control, data integration, and their languages Clumps, clusters, and classification The economics of open systems The Needham Schroeder authentication protocol Sentient computing A technology transfer retrospective Real time in a real operating system Application-private networks Technologies for portable computing An authorization model for web services Challenges for computing research Protocol analysis, composability, and computation This accessible monograph is an ideal overview of theoretical and empirical evolution in computer systems. It will serve as an invaluable resource for professionals, researchers, libraries, and students who are interested in broadening their knowledge of the entire field
Charting a new course natural language processing and information retrieval : essays in honour of Karen Spärck Jones by John Tait ( )
7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Karen Spärck Jones is one of the major figures of 20th century and early 21st Century computing and information processing. Her ideas have had an important influence on the development of Internet Search Engines. Her contribution has been recognized by awards from the natural language processing, information retrieval and artificial intelligence communities, including being asked to present the prestigious Grace Hopper lecture. She continues to be an active and influential researcher. Her contribution to the scientific evaluation of the effectiveness of such computer systems has been quite outstanding. This book celebrates the life and work of Karen Spärck Jones in her seventieth year. It consists of fifteen new and original chapters written by leading international authorities reviewing the state of the art and her influence in the areas in which Karen Sparck Jones has been active. Although she has a publication record which goes back over forty years, it is clear even the very early work reviewed in the book can be read with profit by those working on recent developments in information processing like bioinformatics and the semantic web
Automatic natural language parsing ( Book )
18 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evaluating natural language processing systems : an analysis and review by Karen Sparck Jones ( Book )
24 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This comprehensive state-of-the-art book is the first devoted to the important and timely issue of evaluating NLP systems. It addresses the whole area of NLP system evaluation, including aims and scope, problems and methodology. The authors provide a wide-ranging and careful analysis of evaluation concepts, reinforced with extensive illustrations; they relate systems to their environments and develop a framework for proper evaluation. The discussion of principles is completed by a detailed review of practice and strategies in the field, covering both systems for specific tasks, like translation, and core language processors. The methodology lessons drawn from the analysis and review are applied in a series of example cases. A comprehensive bibliography, a subject index, and term glossary are included
Linguistics and information science by Karen Sparck Jones ( Book )
14 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reports on a study, commissioned by the Committee on Linguistics in Documentation of the F.I.D., concerned with the linguistic aspects of information science, and in particular with the linguistic components of document analysis, description, and retrieval
Readings in natural language processing ( Book )
11 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Automatic keyword classification for information retrieval by Karen Sparck Jones ( Book )
15 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Readings in information retrieval ( Book )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leaders in computing changing the digital world ( )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection of interviews provides a fascinating insight into the thoughts and ideas of influential figures from the world of IT and computing, such as Sir Tim Berners-Lee, Donald Knuth, Linus Torvalds, Jimmy Wales and Steve Wozniak. It gives an excellent overview of important developments in this diverse field over recent years
Synonymy and semantic classification by Karen Sparck Jones ( Book )
15 editions published between 1964 and 1986 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Information retrieval experiment by Karen Sparck Jones ( Book )
9 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Linguistik und Informationswissenschaft by Karen Sparck Jones ( Book )
6 editions published in 1976 in German and French and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Research on automatic indexing, 1974-1976 by Karen Sparck Jones ( Book )
5 editions published in 1977 in English and Multiple languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retrieving information or answering questions? by Karen Sparck Jones ( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The effect of biblical teaching on marital conflict among African American couples by Karen Sparck Jones ( )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This study researched the effect of biblical teachings on the level of distress and the level of trust and commitment among African American marriages. A one-day marriage enrichment which included biblical teachings from the book of Ephesians, chapter 5 of the Holy Bible, was presented to two Christian African American couples. The theme ofthe marriage enrichment was that husbands were to love their wives, and wives were to respect their husbands. The marriage enrichment also taught effective communications skills and helped couples to recognize and prevent worldly consumerist attitudes from invading their marital relationship. The two couples that participated in the marriage enrichment were the experimental group. There was also a control group
Automatic indexing 1974 : a state of the art review by Karen Sparck Jones ( Book )
5 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Automatic search term variant generation for document retrieval by J. I Tait ( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Finding the information wood in the natural language trees by Karen Sparck Jones ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1900 and 1995 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Karen Sparck Jones, expert in natural language and information processing, discusses questions about retrieving information such as how does one identify, extract, condense, or otherwise transform text content. She also speaks about her personal perspectives as a woman working in computer science
Statistical bases of relevance assessment for the ideal information retrieval test collection by H Gilbert ( Book )
6 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report on the need for and provision of an 'ideal' information retrieval test collection by Karen Sparck Jones ( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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