Languages at Risk: A Challenge for Language Technology

  • Georg Rehm
  • Hans Uszkoreit
Part of the White Paper Series book series (META)


We are witnessing a digital revolution that is dramatically impacting communication and society. Recent developments in information and communication technology are sometimes compared to Gutenberg’s invention of the printing press. What can this analogy tell us about the future of the European information society and our languages in particular?


Machine Translation Word Processor European Language Language Technology Printing Press 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.DFKIBerlinGermany

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