Socio-Political Thesaurus in Concept-Based Information Retrieval

  • Mikhail Ageev
  • Boris Dobrov
  • Natalia Loukachevitch
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4022)


In CLEF 2005 experiments we used a bilingual Russian-English Socio-Political Thesaurus that we developed over more than 10 years as a tool for automatic text processing in information retrieval tasks. The same resource and the same algorithms were used for the ad-hoc and domain–specific task.


Information Retrieval Language Resource Taxonomic Relation Text Entry Ontological Dependence 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mikhail Ageev
    • 1
    • 2
  • Boris Dobrov
    • 1
    • 2
  • Natalia Loukachevitch
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Research Computing Center of Moscow State University (MSU NIVC), Leninskie GoryMoscowRussia
  2. 2.NCO Center for Information Research 

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