There are lots of great material on Speech and Natural Language Processing subject in the internet, buts its always a challenge to figure out a ready list of top books on Speech and Natural Language Processing that one can refer to immediately. Even though online materials are good, but nothing can beat the depth of coverage that a book can offer. Hence, we researched the list of Speech and Natural Language Processing books which are used by students worldwide and came up with top 10 Book Recommendations on Speech and Natural Language Processing subject. These books can be used as a great starting point for anyone studying Speech and Natural Language Processing and can also be used as a ready reference for Under-Graduate and Post-Graduate programs.
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Here is the full list of best reference books on Speech and Natural Language Processing.
|1. “Speech and Language Processing” by Daniel Jurafsky and James H. Martin|
|2. “Foundations of Statistical Natural Language Processing” by Chris Manning and Hinrich Schuetze
Book Review: This book provides introduction to statistical natural language processing (NLP) since the statistical approaches to processing natural language text has become widely dominant in recent years. The book contains the set of both theory and algorithms needed for building NLP tools. The book also presents a rigorous coverage of mathematical and linguistic foundations as well as in depth discussion about the statistical methods. These would allow the students and researchers to construct their own implementations. The book also covers the concept of collocation finding, word sense disambiguation, probabilistic parsing, information retrieval and many other applications.
|3. “Natural Language Processing and Speech Technology” by Dafydd Gibbon
Book Review: This book focuses on the area of language processing and speech technology. The various topics included in the book are modelling, cognition, perception and behaviour; language and speech systems; multilingual research and developments; prosody; syntax, morphology, lexicon; semantics; formalisms and parsing. The book also contains various tools for development and teaching.
|4. “Natural Language Processing Tools” by Elaine Ui Dhonnchadha, Elaine U. Dhonnchadha|
|5. “Natural Language Processing Using Very Large Corpora” by S. Armstrong, Kenneth W. Church, Pierre Isabelle, David Yarowsky, Evelyne Tzoukermann, Sandra Manzi|
|6. “Speech and Language Engineering HRD Edition” by Rajman Pallota|
|7. “Spoken Multimodal Human-Computer Dialogue in Mobile Environments” by Dirk Buhler Laila Dybkjaer Wolfgang Minker B]hler Dybkjaer Buhler Minker|
|8. “Design Of Speech-based Devices illustrated edition Edition” by Pitt Ian Edwards Alistair|
|9. “Text, Speech and Dialogue: 5th International Conference” by I. Kopecek, G. S. Bisnovatyi-Kogan, P. Sojka)|
|10. “Recognizing Textual Entailment( Series – Synthesis Lectures on Human Language Technologies )” by Roth Dan Rabbi, Ido Dagan, Mark Sammons|
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