Non-compositional concepts and quantum tests
Kitto, Kirsty & Bruza, Peter D. (2012) Non-compositional concepts and quantum tests. In D'Ariano, Mauro, Fei, Shao-Ming, Haven, Emmanuel, Hiesmayr, Beatrix, Jaeger, Gregg, Khrennikov, Andrei, et al. (Eds.) Proceedings of the Foundations of Probability and Physics-6 (FPP6) Conference, AIP Conference Proceedings, Linnaeus University, Växjö-Kalmar, Sweden, pp. 458-462.
Compositionality is a frequently made assumption in linguistics, and yet many human subjects reveal highly non-compositional word associations when confronted with novel concept combinations. This article will show how a non-compositional account of concept combinations can be supplied by modelling them as interacting quantum systems.
Citation countsare sourced monthly fromand citation databases.
These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.
Citations counts from theindexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.
Full-text downloadsdisplays the total number of times this work’s files (e.g., a PDF) have been downloaded from QUT ePrints as well as the number of downloads in the previous 365 days. The count includes downloads for all files if a work has more than one.
Repository Staff Only: item control page