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Kees van Deemter

Kees van Deemter is Professor and Chair in Computing Science at the University of Aberdeen and the author of Not Exactly: In Praise of Vagueness.

Titles by This Author

A Study in Cognitive Science

To communicate, speakers need to make it clear what they are talking about. The act of referring, which anchors words to things, is a fundamental aspect of language. In this book, Kees van Deemter shows that computational models of reference offer attractive tools for capturing the complexity of referring.