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Remembering William Goffman: Mathematical information science pioneer

Glynn Harmon
2008 Information Processing & Management  
Second, he proposed significant improvements in information retrieval through the deployment of multi-valued logic, appropriate file ordering, effective and efficient retrieval measures, and simplified  ...  Fourth, he developed original epidemiology models, and was an early contributor in biomedical informatics.  ...  Eugene Garfield originally proposed this work, provided ongoing encouragement and kindly compiled Goffman's citation data from his Histcite Guide and library.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ipm.2007.12.004 fatcat:hzoodt6eq5b77pxmjojqc262gy

Turning to Space: Social Density, Social Class, and the Value of Things in Stores

Thomas Clayton O'Guinn, Robin J. Tanner, Ahreum Maeng
2015 Journal of Consumer Research  
We draw primarily on Goffman's (1971) concepts of use space and possession territories to predict that as the social density of a given space increases, inferences of the subjective social class and income  ...  of people in that space fall.  ...  The third-listed first author supervised the collection of data for studies 1 (2011), 3A, 6 (both 2012), and 4 (2013) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  ... 
doi:10.1093/jcr/ucv010 fatcat:ninz277lr5h6tjus2oy4nbzake

A systematic literature review: Apology and request strategies in English by Libyan university students

Mohammed Abulqasem Mohammed Elasfar, Dr. Hema Rosheny Binti Mustafa
2021 Journal of Language and Linguistic Studies  
We analyzed the papers to understand the preferred strategy method chosen and the logic behind it. Moreover, this study presents a related discussion and conclusions.  ...  Much research has been done in the realization of apology and request speech act but very few have explored this in the context of Arabic language.  ...  with data abstraction steps of the evaluation process (screening, identification, eligibility) and study.  ... 
doi:10.52462/jlls.74 fatcat:yj4q4ltserbwnnbvyjpbuvwsiu

The principles of communicative language use

Enikő Németh T.
2004 Acta Linguistica Hungarica  
After briefly reviewing the principles the paper re-evaluates them and provides a new classification of them relying on the definition of ostensive-inferential communication.  ...  The paper aims to overview some typical principles of communicative language use in a cognitive pragmatic approach applying a reductionist method in order to demonstrate that the well-known principles  ...  An evaluation and re-evaluation of the principles of communicative language use A theory-independent evaluation of principles The principles mentioned in section 4 can be divided into two main groups  ... 
doi:10.1556/aling.51.2004.3-4.7 fatcat:m24qna653bhjblpaxhb4wl47nu

Reporting Observational Studies of the Use of Information Technology in the Clinical Consultation

C. Pearce, P. Kumarapeli, C. Stavropoulou, A. Kushniruk, A. Sheikh, A. Shachak, K. Mendis, S. de Lusignan
2011 IMIA Yearbook of Medical Informatics  
relevant to a particular study to be used independently.The eightfacetsof ourclassification are: (1) Theoretical and methodological approach: e.g. dramaturgical, cognitive; (2) Data collection: Type and method  ...  of a position statement.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors have no conflicts of interest to declare.  ... 
doi:10.1055/s-0038-1638735 fatcat:folopnp2xjhwbkjss2dmlvkrtm

Recent trends in hierarchic document clustering: A critical review

Peter Willett
1988 Information Processing & Management  
It is suggested that the complete linkage method is probably the most effective method in terms of retrieval performance; however, it is also difficult to implement in an efficient manner.  ...  This article reviews recent research into the use of hierarchic agglomerative clustering methods for document retrieval.  ...  by several workers (e.g., Goffman's indirect retrieval method [l 11 ,112], the tree search procedure of Mansur [113] , and the THOMAS and OAQS systems of Oddy [114] and Preece [ 1151 (which foreshadow  ... 
doi:10.1016/0306-4573(88)90027-1 fatcat:ahh3fofnu5fobceesj6czkdzbq

Automatic Image Content Extraction: Operationalizing Machine Learning in Humanistic Photographic Studies of Large Visual Archives [article]

Anssi Männistö, Mert Seker, Alexandros Iosifidis, Jenni Raitoharju
2022 arXiv   pre-print
The ability to process a hundredfold greater number of photos than has been traditionally possible and to analyze them with an extensive set of variables will contribute to deeper insight into the material  ...  We also provide information on the current state of different machine learning techniques and show that there are already various publicly available methods that are suitable to a wide-scale of visual  ...  Acknowledgment We would like to acknowledge support from Intelligent Society Platform funded by Academy of Finland, project "Improving Public Accessibility of Large Image Archives".  ... 
arXiv:2204.02149v1 fatcat:nxedfuwnsbfzdotxwgfrycqfti

Face Management and Issues of Power, Solidarity, and Distance: Socio-Pragmatic Influences on Literary Discourses

V. Vinod Kumar, Vijay Singh Thakur, Justin James
2019 Journal of Language and Literature  
by Vikram Seth, which is considered to be an authentic socio-cultural document of India.  ...  In all contexts, the sociolinguistic aspects of power principle, solidarity principle, distance, and face management play an influential role in determining the tenor, tone and mode of communication.  ...  This note of thanksgiving would be insincere if I fail to appreciate the great help that I received from Mrs. Lalitha Justin, Lecturer, ELC, NCT.  ... 
doi:10.24071/joll.v19i2.2115 fatcat:uvhtr6e3fnefxjwgye3x3rz2ee

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Library Resources & Technical Services  
Goffman’sindirect method,” one of document clustering as op- posed to term clustering, was studied to learn what subject characteris- tics are shown by the retrieved document classes (Williamson).  ...  In evaluating the effectiveness of information retrieval systems, Beale§ emphasized that not only output, i.e., documents re- ceived, should be studied, but also the process of searching and user characteristics  ... 

Interpretive Constructs in Contrast: The Case of Flattery in Hebrew and in Palestinian Arabic

Roni Danziger, Zohar Kampf
2020 Contrastive Pragmatics  
The contrastive study of interpretive constructs, the end products of evaluative processes, enables identification of patterns of meaning-making that may result in cross-cultural misunderstandings.  ...  Findings indicate more similarities than differences in the performance and evaluation of flattery, with a slight departure with regard to evaluation and stance.  ...  He is the author of 2 books and of more than 60 chapters and articles in leading language and communication journals. He is currently associate editor of Journal of Pragmatics.  ... 
doi:10.1163/26660393-bja10020 fatcat:6q25pdbufbdshixki6ncmikmea

The role of ideology in evaluations of (in)appropriate behaviour in student-teacher relationships in China

Dániel Z. Kádár
2017 Pragmatics: Quarterly Publication of the International Pragmatics Association  
By doing so, I aim to contribute to pragmatic understandings of Confucianism as an ideology that underpins evaluative attitudes in Chinese culture.  ...  I believe that is possible to adopt 'ideology' as an analytic notion in interpersonal pragmatics and (im)politeness research, but only if the influence of ideology on interpersonal interaction and evaluative  ...  I use Goffman's (1981) notion of 'ratification' to refer to the assumed right of powerful personae and organisations to evaluate events as (in)appropriate.  ... 
doi:10.1075/prag.27.1.02kad fatcat:ntn4jveucvd6rgvav576n7veaq

Indirect Ingratiation: Pleasing People by Associating Them with Successful Others and by Praising Their Associates

Nurit Tal-Or
2010 Human Communication Research  
Therefore, people often use indirect impression management tactics.  ...  The current research suggests that when the motive is ingratiation, the impression manager highlights the success of a person who is close to the target of ingratiation.  ...  themselves to be fans of the team) and provide an evaluation of the confederate (the interviewee).  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1468-2958.2010.01372.x fatcat:vmaaxi4fpbemllthtzv4x26rki

The Great Chain of Orientalism: Jewish Identity, Stigma Management, and Ethnic Exclusion in Israel

Aziza Khazzoom
2003 American Sociological Review  
Note that Goffman's (1963) empirical focus was face-to-face interactions, while the Jewish case entails more attention to the "backstage" and to indirect interaction (such as written media).  ...  To build these arguments, I draw on Goffman's (1963) classic work, Stigma. To some extent, this is an obvious choice.  ...  Historian of Jewish literature, co-founder of "Wissenschaft des Judentums" ("Science of Judaism"), which "stressed the analysis of Jewish literature and culture with the tools of modern scholarship" ("  ... 
doi:10.2307/1519736 fatcat:7j2ieztbcnct7eo4j3v6mmxaau

Cultural variations in virtual spaces design

Antonella De Angeli
2009 AI & Society: The Journal of Human-Centred Systems and Machine Intelligence  
The second study was an on-line survey designed to compare the relative importance of cultural values and personality traits on self-reported behaviour with, and preferences for, virtual space design.  ...  This paper reports two studies investigating the role of culture on the design and personalisation of virtual spaces.  ...  My gratitude also goes to Liping Zhao and Sri Kurniawan who have been instrumental in helping me making sense of the data reported in this paper.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00146-009-0212-7 fatcat:qnpserbijrfftizxartqivm6mi

"You're too thick to change the station" – Impoliteness, insults and responses to insults on Twitter

Anna Bączkowska
2021 Topics in Linguistics  
It assumes that what counts as an insult depends primarily on whether or not an utterance is evaluated as offensive by the insultee.  ...  This paper aims to propose a typology of replies to insults based on data retrieved from Twitter, which is ripe with offensive comments.  ...  Acknowledgement This research was conducted within the framework of the COST Action CA18209 -Nexus Linguarum, "European network for Web-centered linguistic data science", Use Case 4.1.1.  ... 
doi:10.2478/topling-2021-0011 fatcat:jiahqtes6jctrdt2ytlvcahqvi
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