Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
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The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics
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Tseng, C. 2012. Bateman, John. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics.
- Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
John A. Bateman (b. 1957) has a distinguished research background in applied linguistics and has contributed to a wide range of research areas since the 1980s. He started working on natural language generation in 1982 and was awarded the degree of PhD in artificial intelligence in 1986 at Edinburgh University. Since then, he has engaged in research projects on language generation, translation science, discourse structures, and descriptive linguistics at Kyoto University, the Information Sciences Institute of the University of Southern California, the University of the Saarland in Saarbrücken, the former GMD Institute of Integrated Publication and Information Systems in Darmstadt, and the University of Stirling. In 1999, he was appointed Professor of Applied Linguistics at the University of Bremen within the Department of English, where he has initiated several linguistic projects on ontology, language, and space.
- 21st century;
- discourse analysis;