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Machine translation: a concise history

@inproceedings{Hutchins2006MachineTA,
  title={Machine translation: a concise history},
  author={John Hutchins},
  year={2006}
}
This chapter traces the history of machine translation (MT) from the pioneers to the latest research on corpus-based systems. In the early systems of the 1950s and 1960s, rule-based approaches dominated in MT projects, particularly in the United States and the Soviet Union. Early enthusiasm was followed by disillusionment when expected results failed to materialize, giving rise to the ALPAC report in the mid-1960s, which effectively ended most research funding for the next decade. However, in… 
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