Marco Büchler

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In this paper, we present various visualizations for the Text Re-use found between texts of a collection to support humanists in answering a broad palette of research questions. When juxtaposing all texts of a corpus in the form of tuples, we propose the Text Re-use Grid as a distant reading method that emphasizes text tuples with systematic or repetitive(More)
"Users of this or any edition are warned that the textual variants presented by citations from Plato in later literature have not yet been as fully investigated as is desirable". This shortcoming, characterized by Kenneth Dover (Dover, 1980) is still existent and is unlikely to be corrected quickly by traditional research techniques. Textual reuse plays an(More)
Text re-use describes the spoken and written repetition of information. Historical text re-use, with its longer time span, embraces a larger set of morphological, linguistic, syntactic, semantic and copying variations, thus adding complication to text-reuse detection. Furthermore, it increases the chances of redundancy in a digital library. In Natural(More)
Research in the field of Digital Humanities, also known as Humanities Computing, has seen a steady increase over the past years. Situated at the intersection of computing science and the humanities, present efforts focus on making resources such as texts, images, musical pieces and other semiotic artifacts digitally available, searchable and analysable. To(More)
“How to be a knowledge scientist after the Snowden revelations?” is a question we all have to ask as it becomes clear that our work and our students could be involved in the building of an unprecedented surveillance society. In this essay, we argue that this affects all the knowledge sciences such as AI, computational linguistics and the digital humanities.(More)
" How to be a knowledge scientist after the Snowden revelations? " is a question we all have to ask as it becomes clear that our work and our students could be involved in the building of an unprecedented surveillance society. In this essay, we argue that this affects all the knowledge sciences such as AI, computational linguistics and the digital(More)
In der Informatik wird die Semantik durch diskriminierende Terme be-schrieben. Jedoch fehlen oftmals speziell in philosophischen Texten genau diese ge-wichtigen Terme. Ausgehend vond er oft eingesetzten diskriminierenden Semantik wird am Problem der Sinn-und Weisheitssprüche eine kontrastive Semantik vorge-stellt. Die eingeführte Methode stellt ein Lessons(More)