A Summarization Strategy of Chinese News Discourse

  • Deliang Wang
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 145)


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.


Discourse Structure Afternoon Session Text Summarization Lexical Chain Rhetorical Structure Theory 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Foreign Languages and LiteraturesBeijing Normal UniversityBeijingChina

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