Ambient Scripts in Humor and Beyond

  • Victor RaskinEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9749)


The paper explores the mechanism of following scripts in inferencing and reasoning, both in humor and, generally, in natural language, as a way of creating a base for acquisition and use of scripts in the computer.


Humor Formal humor theory Script detection Script computation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Linguistics, CERIASPurdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA

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