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Research on speculation

Research on speculation

seminar report, November 6 and 7, 1980.

by

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Published by Chicago Board of Trade in [Chicago] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Commodity exchanges -- Congresses.,
  • Speculation -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    ContributionsChicago Board of Trade.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG6046 .R47 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination152 p. :
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3055720M
    LC Control Number82150566

    Book Reviews: Theories and Speculations Barrett, W.F. ON THE THRESHOLD OF A NEW WORLD OF THOUGHT, reviewed by H. Arthur Smith, Jour , pp. Discusses the failure of psychical research after 25 years to establish the genuineness of its subject matter.   Negation and speculation detection is an emerging topic that has attracted the attention of many researchers, and there is clearly a lack of relevant textbooks and survey texts. This book aims to define negation and speculation from a natural language processing perspective, to explain the need for processing these phenomena, to summarise existing Author: Noa P. Cruz Díaz, Manuel J. Maña López. "As Simon, a lonely research librarian, searches frantically for the key to a curse that might be killing the women in his family, he learns strange and fascinating secrets about their past. A tale full of magic and family mystery, The Book of Speculation will keep you up all night reading."?Isaac Fitzgerald, BuzzFeed5/5(5).   With all this, concern about letting speculation run amok is still a valid issue for scientists. Speculation cannot be contained simply by imposing structure on discussions. Rather, there are other ways to keep science in check. Peer Cited by:

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