Entity-Based Cross-Document Coreferencing Using the Vector Space Model

@inproceedings{Bagga1998EntityBasedCC,
  title={Entity-Based Cross-Document Coreferencing Using the Vector Space Model},
  author={Amit Bagga and Breck Baldwin},
  booktitle={ACL},
  year={1998}
}
Cross-document coreference occurs when the same person, place, event, or concept is discussed in more than one text source. Computer recognition of this phenomenon is important because it helps break "the document boundary" by allowing a user to examine information about a particular entity from multiple text sources at the same time. In this paper we describe a cross-document coreference resolution algorithm which uses the Vector Space Model to resolve ambiguities between people having the… 
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