What Loanwords Tell Us about Spanish (and Spain)

Publication Date: Feb 27 2018

Using one lexicographical tool, the Diccionario Crítico Etimológico Castellano e Hispánico (DECH), and two corpora, the HathiTrust’s digital library and the Google Books Ngrams, we tracked the occurrence of thousands of loanwords in Spanish to describe their use, origin, and … read more



Overview – The Social Media Data Processing Pipeline

Publication Date: May 1 2017

This chapter provides a broad introduction to the modelling, cleaning, and transformation techniques that must be applied to social media data before it can be imported into storage and analysis software. While each of the above topics in itself encompasses … read more





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