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Professor Stephen Pulman FBA

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About this Fellow

Semantics Computational Linguistics



Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Computational Linguistics, Oxford University

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer/Reader in Computational Linguistics, University of Cambridge, 1984 - 2000
  • Professor of General Linguistics, University of Oxford, 2000
  • Professor of Computational Linguistics, Oxford University, University of Oxford, 2006


Word meaning and belief 1983


Higher order unification and the interpretation of focus Linguistics and Philosophy 1997


Bidirectional contextual resolution Computational Linguistics 2000


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