Publication details [#67053]

Sun, Kun and Wenxin Xiong. 2019. A computational model for measuring discourse complexity. Discourse Studies 21 (6) : 690–712.
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SAGE Publications


This study presents two mutually complementary methods in disclosing the interaction between discourse relations and discourse units in a comprehensive manner, as well as in disclosing how people process and comprehend discourse dynamically. Accordingly, it suggests merging the two methods so as to yield a computational model for assessing discourse complexity and comprehension.