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Thesaurus Construction and Use

A Practical Manual, 4th Edition

By Jean Aitchison, David Bawden, Alan Gilchrist

Routledge – 2000 – 232 pages

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    978-0-85142-446-0
    November 30th 2000

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A practical guide to the construction of thesauri for use in information retrieval, written by leading experts in the field. Includes: planning and design; vocabulary control; specificity and compound terms; structure and relationships; auxiliary retrieval devices; multilingual thesauri; AAT Compound Term Rules. The US ANSI/NISO Z39.19 Thesaurus construction standard is also covered.

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Name: Thesaurus Construction and Use: A Practical Manual, 4th Edition (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Jean Aitchison, David Bawden, Alan Gilchrist. A practical guide to the construction of thesauri for use in information retrieval, written by leading experts in the field. Includes: planning and design; vocabulary control; specificity and compound terms; structure and relationships; auxiliary...
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