A Thematic Connectionist Approach to Portuguese Language Processing

  title={A Thematic Connectionist Approach to Portuguese Language Processing},
  author={Jo{\~a}o Lu{\'i}s Garcia Rosa and Depto},
In the symbolic approach to Natural Language Processing (NLP), a system can only parse grammatically well constructed sentences. Within such a context, several linguistic phenomena, e.g. the thematic pattern relationships between the sentence constituents, can be accounted for (these pattern relationships are explained by a rule-based linguistic theory called thematic theory [1]). An alternative approach to NLP is a parallel distributed processing model, which has the benefits of learning and… CONTINUE READING


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