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Recasting the context in information retrieval

Ruthven, I. (1996) Recasting the context in information retrieval. In: Second International Workshop on Information retrieval, Logic and Uncertainty, 1996-07-12.

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The use of term co-occurrence information has a long history in information retrieval (IR). The aim is to exploit potential semantic relationships between terms that appear in the same documents. These are used to derive a structure either on the document collection (e.g. clustering) or on the terms (e.g. automatic thesaurus construction). An alternative approach is to use these relationships for relevance feedback.