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The Non-sense of Gender in Neverwinter Nights
(University of Abertay Press, 2005)
The ELMCIP Knowledge Base
(West Virginia University Press, 2014)
This chapter documents the conceptual model of the ELMCIP Electronic Literature Knowledge Base, the development process that led to its development, and its technical implementation. It should be of interest to digital ...
"I don't understand computer programming, because I'm a woman!" Negotiating gendered positions in a Norwegian discourse of computing
(WIT Press, 2004)
In this article I will discuss how young men and women in Norway perceive the existence of gendered expectations in relation to computers. The male and female students of computing that I have studied, share an understanding ...
Is 1 always less than 2 in Norwegian tonal accents?
(Franz Steiner Verlag GmbH, Stuttgart, 2006)
As in Swedish, a tonal accent distinction is found in most Norwegian dialects. The distinction is dependent on primary stress, so that any primary stress will be pronounced with one of the two melodies that manifest the ...
The Man of authority: images of power in Virgil’s Aeneid 1.50–156
In Aen. 1.50-156, Aeolus, king of winds, enforces his will by /imperium/, /vincla/ ('fetters') and /carcer/ ('imprisonment'), but his vanquisher, Neptune, lord of the sea, by /dictis/ ('words'), hence relying on natural ...
Scythia or Elysium? The Land of the Hyperboreans in Early Greek Literature
In Ionic literary tradition, the Hyperborean people are more or less consistently portrayed as ethnically and geographically Scythian. Several details in the tenth Pythian and third Olympian odes, including the location ...
Apps as Companions: How Quantified Self Apps Become Our Audience and Our Companions
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
Self-tracking apps gather intimate information about our daily lives. Sometimes, they take the role of a confidante, an anthropomorphised companion we can trust. Humans have long confided in non-human companions, such as ...
Collocations and statistical analysis of n-grams: Multiword expressions in newspaper text
(John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2012)
Multiword expressions (MWEs) are words that co-occur so often that they are perceived as a linguistic unit. Since MWEs pervade natural language, their identification is pertinent for a range of tasks within lexicography, ...
Online Diaries and Blogs
(Indiana University Press, 2016)
Blogging Thoughts: Personal Publication as an Online Research Tool
(University of Oslo, 2002)
A discussion of scholarly blogging as a research methodology.