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Writer identification approach based on bag of words with OBI features

Amal Durou, Ibrahim Aref, Somaya Al-Maadeed, Ahmed Bouridane, Elhadj Benkhelifa
2017 Information Processing & Management  
Most existing handwriter identification systems use either statistical or model-based approaches.  ...  Handwriter identification aims to simplify the task of forensic experts by providing them with semiautomated tools in order to enable them to narrow down the search to determine the final identification  ...  In this paper we propose a writer identification system based on combining different OBI features with different graphemes codebook.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ipm.2017.09.005 fatcat:qpbtxr6jrvbftph7d3lnaojniu

Writer Identification for Historical Arabic Documents

Daniel Fecker, Abedelkadir Asit, Volker Margner, Jihad El-Sana, Tim Fingscheidt
2014 2014 22nd International Conference on Pattern Recognition  
In this paper we present several feature extraction and classification approaches for the identification of writers in historical Arabic manuscripts.  ...  Identification of writers of handwritten historical documents is an important and challenging task.  ...  Furthermore, we want to thank Waldemar Kuznik and Julia Kaehm who implemented parts of the feature extraction algorithms in their bachelor thesis.  ... 
doi:10.1109/icpr.2014.526 dblp:conf/icpr/FeckerAMEF14 fatcat:sncltmra2zehhf45p4575dwizu

Narrative Strategy in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Novel "Americanah": the Manifestation of Migrant Identity

Patrycja Kozieł
2015 STUDIES IN AFRICAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES  
of different self-identifications, global identities and a dynamic sense of belonging from a perspective of Nigerian writer living in the United States.  ...  In this essay I will examine the characteristics of narrative strategy used by Nigerian writer and activist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie in her novel "Americanah" with special reference to Igbo language.  ...  She acknowledged his greeting with a nod and put down her bag on the centre table."(Adichie 2013: 234) "That thing can do wonders to your head, eziokwu.  ... 
doaj:adbb366adfce4366b7725a8be78936ed fatcat:eh5dwzbo7rgsjpftn2hui7gdsu

Dog blogs as ventriloquism: Authentication of the human voice

Sirpa Leppänen
2015 Discourse, Context & Media  
Further, it discusses how a range of norms associated with blogging, on the one hand, and historically specific discourses about humans and companion animals, on the other hand, are recontextualized for  ...  and ventriloquism  In stylization and ventriloquism, bloggers mobilize linguistic and discursive features associated with diary writing and western discourses of dogs and the dog-human relationship   ...  I also wish to thank The Faculty of Humanities at University of Jyväskylä for making it possible for our research group to organize one of our preparatory seminars with the Amager project team in Copenhagen  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.dcm.2015.05.005 fatcat:n6i7jkt7aveq3p7kmzock3sktq

The Social Use of Language: An Ethnography of Communication in Chinua Achebe's Arrow of God

Bawa Kammampoal
2022 International Journal of Literature and Arts  
Since a writer brings his personality, experience and the totality of his personhood to bear on his work of art, postcolonial writers and critics felt that the use of English from its standard form as  ...  The result of the analysis shows that language and culture intertwine to subvert the colonial perspective on the colonized.  ...  Conclusion African writers have argued that Eurocentric criticism of African fiction was based on the perception of the African writer as an apprentice European with no canons other than western ones to  ... 
doi:10.11648/j.ijla.20221001.14 fatcat:6jvtghdpgfcrrnodtt4jzmtidy

Towards semantic methodologies for automatic regulatory compliance support

Krishna Sapkota, Arantza Aldea, David A. Duce, Muhammad Younas, René Bañares-Alcántara
2011 Proceedings of the 4th workshop on Workshop for Ph.D. students in information & knowledge management - PIKM '11  
However, integration of these innovative approaches in the semantic compliance management has not been explored yet.  ...  The second part of the framework relates the regulatory guidelines with organisational processes.  ...  In these approaches, all the words in a gloss except the stop words are put into a vector as a bag of words.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2065003.2065021 dblp:conf/cikm/SapkotaADYB11a fatcat:kdx3cvk6xrhjpfj4ae4n6hsfey

Non-metaphorical Objects as Alternate Means of Literary Communication in Selected Plays of A. B. Chukuezi

Chioma M. Akaeze, Chinedu C. Ezebube, Ogechukwu F. U. Chukwuneke, Chioma J. Ikechukwu–Ibe
2021 Theory and Practice in Language Studies  
The theoretical framework is based on the viewpoint of theatre semiotics.  ...  Emphasis on effective communication has become the concern of many literary scholars.  ...  The gun and attending to the gun sustain the character, Obi, on the stage before Egodiya came in with her problem.  ... 
doi:10.17507/tpls.1102.02 fatcat:ffusz2k5lrag7h55mglodrbdvm

Culture and Relationality in Owerri [chapter]

Paula Uimonen
2020 Invoking Flora Nwapa: Nigerian women writers, femininity and spirituality in world literature  
A novel is a work of art, and the artist  ...  Acknowledgements We must acknowledge the veracity of the insider novelist's insight.  ...  This study builds on the African Women Writers project, based on fieldwork in Nigeria and Tanzania.  ... 
doi:10.16993/bbe.f fatcat:dau45327wrgejpszpajeowgpey

INTERNET AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES REFLECTED IN RHYMING SLANG

E.Y. Gorshunova, Y.V. Gorshunov
2016 Russian Linguistic Bulletin  
The article deals with new rhyming slang (Rh Sl) items that name new technological achievements and new means of communication that are connected with computerization and technical renovation.  ...  Linguists have given rhyming slang due attention: the problems of interest cover both theoretical and applied aspects like the territorial and social differentiation of Rh Sl, the socio-cultural context  ...   Extraction of different types from text, preprocessed with morphological analyzer: o «bag-of-words» (see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bag-of-words_model) o n-grams of symbols o coincidences with words  ... 
doi:10.18454/rulb.7.26 fatcat:7cjwxqjiebcidpc3cxzna6l6v4

Urbanisation and Growth Linkage in in China

Dr. Kabita Kumari Sahu
2013 IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science  
The paper seeks to analyse the trend, pattern and process of urbanization in China based on secondary data from 1975 to 2011 ( 37 years) collected from Chinese Statistical Year book(CSY), World Development  ...  The paper focuses on pattern of urbanization in following three phases.  ...  Acknowledgements We are thankful to Dr Meena Gupta, former Director, IHBAS and Professor of Neurology in GB Pant hospital Delhi for her encouragement.  ... 
doi:10.9790/0837-0860110 fatcat:q37uvemzvrabfcp32aojvxslra

Chloe: Flexible, Efficient Data Provenance and Management [article]

Toni Kazic
2020 bioRxiv   pre-print
Chloe has been tested and refined with many changes of students, hardware, and experimental goals over the last fourteen years.  ...  The design lets one use parts without deploying the whole. This reduces the barriers to entry while still improving workflow efficiency and making Chloe accessible to a wide range of users.  ...  Gerry Neuffer showed me his provenance methods and especially, the principle of self-identification for every datum coming from the field, teaching by wonderful example.  ... 
doi:10.1101/2020.01.28.923763 fatcat:ikupgclz65fo5cfxkaxlupab4u

Local Culture and EFL Vocabulary Learning

Moses Kwadwo Kambou, Lassina Soma
2020 Asemka: A Bi-Lingual Literary Journal of University of Cape Coast  
This paper attempts to investigate the influence of learners' culture on foreign language vocabulary.  ...  Similarly, the quantitative method was used to establish the seriousness of the influence of the Dioula culture on the learning of vocabulary as a foreign language.  ...  -goatskin bag‖ (p.45) and -snuff-bottle‖ (p.45) are translated with a combination of words as -besace de peau de chèvre‖ (p.80) and -bouteille de tabac à priser‖ (p.80) respectively.  ... 
doi:10.47963/asemka.vi10.283 fatcat:mu3okknxdnb2rehmzxxjcpnnqa

When consumers and brands talk: Storytelling theory and research in psychology and marketing

Arch G. Woodside, Suresh Sood, Kenneth E. Miller
2008 Psychology & Marketing  
More often than not, in America at least, those who win in myth markets are performing a myth of rebelling; the most successful icons rely on an intimate and credible relationship with a rebel world: Nike  ...  with the African-American ghetto, Harley with outlaw bikers, Volkswagen with bohemian artists, Apple with cyberpunks, Mountain Dew with slackers-protagonists who would rather pursue quixotic activities  ...  initiate the unconscious/conscious identification of one or more goals, with actions by a protagonist and possibly additional actors resulting in an outcome; the temporary occurrences of world blocks  ... 
doi:10.1002/mar.20203 fatcat:feok577bw5cyvnoapgvupuexle

Displacement and Self-Representation: Theorizing Contemporary Canadian Biotexts

Joanne Saul
2001 Biography  
Displacement and Self-Representation: This study focuses on Canadian writers who choose to frame their questions about cultural difference and national belonging within the context of writing about their  ...  Although all four writers deal explicitly with minority subjectivity and its representation within a Canadian literary context, it is their self-consciousness about how to parlay this material into texhial  ...  of both diasponc and ethnic identification that are based on binary 93 i n her article "Chop Suey Wriüng," Maria N.  ... 
doi:10.1353/bio.2001.0024 fatcat:yir2x7nr4ve5bpwcewj2tgdekm

14. From Transmedia Storytelling to Transmedia Experience Star Wars Celebration as a Crossover/Hierarchical Space [chapter]

Matt Hills, Dan Hassler-Forest, Sean Guynes
2018 Star Wars and the History of Transmedia Storytelling  
The book series Transmedia: Participatory Culture and Media Convergence provides a platform for cutting-edge research in the field of media studies, with a strong focus on the impact of digitization, globalization  ...  While the main focus will be on contemporary media culture, the series is also open to research that focuses on the historical forebears of digital convergence culture, including histories of fandom, cross-and  ...  Its R2-D2 and Jawa "Bop Bags," for example, feature both a young boy and a young girl on the packaging.  ... 
doi:10.1515/9789048537433-017 fatcat:t2zt62v5rfd5pglz3ap4gna6hu
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