Proceedings of the 2011 2nd International Congress on Computer Applications and Computational Science

Volume 145 of the series Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing pp 389-394

A Summarization Strategy of Chinese News Discourse

  • Deliang WangAffiliated withSchool of Foreign Languages and Literatures, Beijing Normal University Email author 

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Due to the problem of information overloading, automatic text summarization is becoming more and more necessary. This paper proposes a strategy for Chinese news discourse summarization based on veins theory. This method can produce a summary of an original text without requiring its full semantic interpretation, but instead relying on the discourse structure.