The first textbook of its kind, Quantitative Corpus Linguistics with R demonstrates how to use the open source programming language R for corpus linguistic analyses. Computational and corpus linguists doing corpus work will find that R provides an enormous range of functions that currently require several programs to achieve - searching and processing corpora, arranging and outputting the results of corpus searches, statistical evaluation, and graphing.
- Book Cover
- 1 Introduction
- 2 The Three Central Corpus-linguistic Methods
- 3 An Introduction to R
- 4 Using R in Corpus Linguistics
- 5 Some Statistics for Corpus Linguistics
- 6 Case Studies and Pointers to Other Applications