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Degli Esposti, M., Altmann, E. and Pachet, F. Creativity and Universality in Language. Morphogenesis series, Springer, 2016 ISBN: 978-3319244013
2016
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van Trijp, R. Towards Bidirectional Processing Models of Sign Language: A Constructional Approach in Fluid Construction Grammar. In Airenti, Gabriella and Bara, Bruni G. and Sandini, Giulio, editor, Proceedings of the EuroAsianPacific Joint Conference on Cognitive Science, pages 668-673, Turin, 2015 University of Torino.
2015
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Spranger, M. Potential Stages in the Cultural Evolution of Spatial Language. The Evolution of Language (EVOLANG 9), 2012 accepted
2012
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Steels, L., Spranger, M., van Trijp, R., Höfer, S. and Hild, M. Emergent Action Language on Real Robots. In Steels, L. and Hild, M., editor, Language Grounding in Robots, pages 255-276, Springer. New York, 2012
2012
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Spranger, M., Loetzsch, M. and Steels, L. A Perceptual System for Language Game Experiments. In Steels, L. and Hild, M., editor, Language Grounding in Robots, pages 89-110, Springer. 2012
2012
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Spranger, M. and Steels, L. Emergent Functional Grammar for Space. In Steels, L., editor, Experiments in Cultural Language Evolution, Advances in Interaction Studies (vol. 3), pages 207-232, John Benjamins. Amsterdam, 2012
2012
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Spranger, M. and Pauw, S. Dealing with Perceptual Deviation - Vague Semantics for Spatial Language and Quantification. In Steels, L. and Hild, M., editor, Language Grounding in Robots, pages 173-192, Springer. New York, 2012
2012
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Gerasymova, K. and Spranger, M. An Experiment in Temporal Language Learning. In Steels, L. and Hild, M., editor, Language Grounding in Robots, pages 237-254, Springer. New York, 2012
2012
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Spranger, M. The Co-Evolution of Basic Spatial Terms and Categories. In Steels, L., editor, Experiments in Cultural Language Evolution, Advances in Interaction Studies (vol. 3), pages 111-141, John Benjamins. Amsterdam, 2012
2012
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Steels, L. and Spranger, M. Emergent Mirror Systems for Body Language. In Steels, L., editor, Experiments in Cultural Language Evolution, Advances in Interaction Studies (vol. 3), pages 87-109, John Benjamins. Amsterdam, 2012
2012
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Gerasymova, K., Spranger, M. and Beuls, K. A Language Strategy for Aspect: Encoding Aktionsarten through Morphology. In Steels, L., editor, Experiments in Cultural Language Evolution, Advances in Interaction Studies (vol. 3), pages 257-276, John Benjamins. Amsterdam, 2012
2012
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Spranger, M. Recruitment, Selection and Alignment of Spatial Language Strategies. In Lenaerts, T. and Giacobini, M. and Bersini, H. and Bourgine, P. and Dorigo, M. and Doursat, R., editor, Advances in Artificial Life, ECAL 2011, pages 771-778, MIT Press. 2011
2011
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Steels, L. Modeling the Cultural Evolution of Language. Physics of Life Reviews, 8(4):339-356, December 2011
2011
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Spranger, M. and Loetzsch, M. Syntactic indeterminacy and semantic ambiguity - A case study for German spatial phrases. In Steels, L., editor, Design Patterns in Fluid Construction Grammar, Constructional Approaches to Language (vol. 11), pages 265-298, John Benjamins. Amsterdam, 2011
2011
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Steels, L. Design Patterns in Fluid Construction Grammar. Constructional Approaches to Language (vol. 11), John Benjamins, Amsterdam, 2011
2011
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van Trijp, R. Strategy Competition in the Evolution of Pronouns: A Case-Study of Spanish Leísmo, Laísmo and Loísmo. In Smith, A.D.M. and Schouwstra, M. and de Boer, B. and Smith, K., editor, The Evolution of Language (EVOLANG 8), pages 336-343, Singapore, 2010 World Scientific.
2010
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Spranger, M., Pauw, S. and Loetzsch, M. Open-ended semantics co-evolving with spatial language. In Smith, A.D.M. and Schouwstra, M. and de Boer, B. and Smith, K., editor, The Evolution of Language (EVOLANG 8), pages 297-304, Singapore, 2010 World Scientific.
2010
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M. Loetzsch and M. Spranger Why robots?. In Smith, A.D.M. and Schouwstra, M. and de Boer, B. and Smith, K., editor, The Evolution of Language (EVOLANG 8), pages 222-229, Singapore, 2010 World Scientific.
2010
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Spranger, M. and Loetzsch, M. The Semantics of SIT, STAND, and LIE Embodied in Robots. In Taatgen, N.A. and van Rijn, H., editor, Proceedings of the 31th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (Cogsci09), pages 2546-2552, Austin, TX, 2009 Cognitive Science Society
2009
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Steels, L. and Spranger, M. How Experience of the Body Shapes Language about Space. IJCAI'09: Proceedings of the 21st international joint conference on Artifical intelligence, pages 14-19, San Francisco, 2009 Morgan Kaufmann.
2009
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Bleys, J., Loetzsch, M., Spranger, M. and Steels, L. The Grounded Color Naming Game. Proceedings of the 18th IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (Ro-man 2009), 2009
2009
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Wang, E. and Steels, L. Self-Interested Agents can Bootstrap Symbolic Communication if They Punish Cheaters. In Smith, A. D. M. and Smith, K. and Ferrer-i-Cancho, R., editor, The Evolution of Language. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on the Evolution of Language, pages 362-369, Singapore, 2008 World Scientific.
2008
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Steels, L. and Loetzsch, M. Perspective Alignment in Spatial Language. In Coventry, K.R., Tenbrink, T. and Bateman, J.A., editor, Spatial Language and Dialogue, Oxford University Press. Oxford, 2008
2008
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Loetzsch, M., van Trijp, R. and Steels, L. Typological and Computational Investigations of Spatial Perspective. In Wachsmuth, I. and Knoblich, G., editor, Modeling Communication with Robots and Virtual Humans, LNCS (vol. 4930), pages 125-142, Berlin, 2008 Springer.
2008
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van Trijp, R. The Emergence of Semantic Roles in Fluid Construction Grammar. In Smith, Andrew, Smith, Kenny and Ferrer i Cancho, Ramon, editor, The Evolution of Language. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference (EVOLANG 7), pages 346-353, Singapore, 2008 World Scientific Publishing.
2008
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van Trijp, R. Argumentsstruktur in der Fluid Construction Grammar. In Fischer, K. and Stefanowitsch, A., editor, Konstruktionsgrammatik II: Von der Konstruktion zur Grammatik, Stauffenburg Linguistik (vol. 47), Stauffenburg Verlag. Tübingen, 2008
2008
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Steels, L. and Spranger, M. Can Body Language Shape Body Image?. In Bullock, S. and Noble, J. and Watson, R. and Bedau, M. A., editor, Artificial Life XI: Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on the Simulation and Synthesis of Living Systems, pages 577-584, Cambridge, MA, 2008 MIT Press.
2008
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Steels, L. and Spranger, M. The Robot in the Mirror. Connection Science, 20(4):337-358, 2008
2008
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Steels, L. The Symbol Grounding Problem Has Been Solved. So What's Next?. In de Vega, M., editor, Symbols and Embodiment: Debates on Meaning and Cognition, Oxford University Press. Oxford, 2008
2008
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Steels, L. and Vilarroya, O. Biological Roots of the Social Brain. Biological Theory, 3(1):93-98, 2008
2008
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Spranger, M. World Models for Grounded Language Games. German Diplom (Master) Thesis, Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin, March 2008
2008
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Steels, L., van Trijp, R. and Wellens, P. Multi-Level Selection in the Emergence of Language Systematicity. In Almeida e Costa, F., Rocha, L.M., Costa, E. and Harvey, I., editor, Proceedings of the Ninth European Conference on Artificial Life, LNAI 4648, Berlin, 2007 Springer-Verlag.
2007
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Oudeyer, P-Y. and Kaplan F. Language Evolution as a Darwinian Process: Computational Studies. Cognitive Processing, 8(1):21-35, 2007
2007
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Steels, L. The Recruitment Theory of Language Origins. In Lyon, C. and Nehaniv, C. L. and Cangelosi, A., editor, Emergence of Language and Communication, pages 129-151, Springer. Berlin, 2007
2007
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Steels, L. How to do Experiments in Artificial Language Evolution and Why. In Cangelosi, A., Smith A. and Smith K., editor, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on, London, 2006 World Scientific Publishing.
2006
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Steels, L. and J. De Beule Unify and Merge in Fluid Construction Grammar. In Vogt, P., Sugita, Y., Tuci, E. and Nehaniv, C., editor, Symbol Grounding and Beyond: Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on the Emergence and Evolution of Linguistic Commun, LNAI 4211, pages 197-223, Springer-Verlag. Berlin, 2006
2006
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Steels, L. Semiotic Dynamics for Embodied Agents. IEEE Intelligent Systems, 21(3):32-38, May/June 2006
2006
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Steels, L. Experiments on the Emergence of Human Communication. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 10(8):347-349, August 2006
2006
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Steels, L. and Belpaeme, T. The Semiotic Dynamics of Color. Behaviroral and Brain Sciences, 28(4):515-529, 2005
2005
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Steels, L. Constructivist Development of Grounded Construction Grammars. In Daelemans, W. and Walker, M., editor, Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, pages 9-19, 2004 Association for Computational Linguistic Conference
2004
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2004
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Steels, L. Evolving grounded communication for robots. Trends in Cognitive Science, 7(7):308-312, July 2003
2003
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Steels, L. Social Language learning. In Tokoro, M. and Steels, L., editor, The Future of Learning, pages 133-162, IOS Press. Amsterdam, 2003
2003
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van Trijp, Remi. Modeling the Evolution of Syntax. University of Antwerp, 2003
2003
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Westermann, G. and Miranda, E. R. Integrating Perception and Production in a Neural Network Model. Proceedings of the 7th Neural Computationa and Psychology Workshop, 2002 UK World Scientific.
2002
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Steels, L. and Kaplan, F. Bootstrapping grounded word semantics. In Briscoe, T., editor, Linguistic evolution through language acquisition: formal and computational models, pages 53-74, Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, UK, 2002
2002
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Steels, L., Kaplan, F., McIntyre, A. and Van Looveren, J. Crucial factors in the origins of word-meaning. In Wray, A., editor, The Transition to Language, pages 252-271, Oxford University Press. Oxford, UK, 2002
2002
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Miranda, E. R. Mimetic Development of Intonation. Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Music and Artificial Intelligence (ICMAI 2002), Springer Verlag - Lecture Notes on Artificial Intelligence. September 2002
2002
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The Origins Of Syllable Systems : an Operational Model. to appear in proceedings of the International Conference on Cognitive science, COGSCI'2001, Edinburgh, Scotland., 2001
2001
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Miranda, E. R. Automatic Sound Identification based on Prosodic Listening. Proceedings of 17th International Congress on Acoustics, September 2001 Universita di Roma La Sapienza
2001
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Oudeyer, Pierre-yves Coupled Neural Maps for the Origins of Vowel Systems. Proceedings of ICANN 2001, International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks, Vienna, Austria, LNCS, springer verlag, Lectures Notes in Computer Science, 2001 Springer Verlag.
2001
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Oudeyer, Pierre-yves The Epigenesis of syllable Systems : a computational model. Proceedings of ORAGE 2001, Orality and Gestuality conference, Aix-en-Provence, France,, 2001
2001
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Kaplan, F. La naissance d'une langue chez les robots. Hermes Science, Paris, 2001
2001
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Pachet, F. and Laigre, D. A Naturalist Approach to Music File Name Analysis. In University of Indiana, editor, Proceedings of 2nd International Symposium on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR 2001), pages 51-58, Indiana, USA, 2001
2001
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Steels, L. and Kaplan, F. AIBO's first words: The social learning of language and meaning. Evolution of Communication, 4(1):3-32, 2000
2000
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Steels, Luc Language as a Complex Adaptive System. In Schoenauer, M. and Deb, K. and Rudolph, G. and Yao, X. and Lutton, E. and Merelo, J.J. and Schwefel, H-P., editor, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (vol. 1917), pages 17-26, Berlin, September 2000 Springer-Verlag.
2000
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Steels, Luc The Emergence of Grammar in Communicating Autonomous Robotic Agents. In Horn, W., editor, ECAI 2000: Proceedings of the 14th European Conference on Artificial Life, pages 764-769, Amsterdam, August 2000 IOS Publishing.
2000
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Kaplan, F. L'émergence d'un lexique dans une population d'agents autonomes. These de doctorat, LIP6 - Université Paris VI, 2000
2000
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Kaplan, F. La dérive naturelle du lexique. In Vivorsci, B., editor, Actes du IIIe Colloque des Jenes Chercheurs en Sciences Cognitives: Interdisciplinarité et cognition. Les multiples approches, pages 122-128, Soulac, 1999
1999
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Steels, L. The Spontaneous Self-organization of an Adaptive Language. In Muggleton, S., editor, Machine Intelligence 15, pages 205-224, Oxford University Press. Oxford, 1999
1999
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Steels, L. and McIntyre, A. Spatially Distributed Naming Games. Advances in complex systems, 1(4):301-323, January 1999
1999
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Kaplan, F. Dynamiques de l'auto-organisation lexicale: simulations multi-agents et Têtes parlantes. In Cognito : Revue internationale francophone en Sciences Cognitives, 15:3-23, 1999
1999
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Oudeyer, P-Y. Experiment in emergent phonetics. Rapport de stage de deuxième année, Magistère informatique et mo, 1999
1999
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Kaplan, F., Steels, L. and McIntyre, A. An architecture for evolving robust shared communication systems in noisy environments. Proceedings of Sony Research Forum 1998, Tokyo, 1998
1998
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Kaplan, F. Rôle de la simulation multi-agent pour comprendre l'origine et l'évolution du langage. In Barthès, J-P. and Chevrier, V. and Brassac, C., editor, Systèmes multi-agents: de l'interaction à la socialité (JFIADSMA98), pages 51-64, Paris, 1998 Hermès.
1998
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Steels, L. The Origins of Ontologies and Communication Conventions in Multi-Agent Systems. Journal of Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, 1(2):169-194, 1998
1998
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Kaplan, F. A New Approach to Class Formation in Multi-Agent Simulations of Language Evolution. In Demazeau, Y., editor, Proceedings of the third international conference on multi-agent systems (ICMAS 98), pages 158-165, Los Alamitos, CA, 1998 IEEE Computer Society.
1998
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McIntyre, A. Babel: A testbed for research in origins of language. Proceedings of COLING-ACL 98, Montreal, 1998 ACL.
1998
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Steels, L. and Kaplan, F. Spontaneous Lexicon Change. Proceedings of COLING-ACL 1998, pages 1243-1250, San Francisco, CA, August 1998 Morgan Kaufmann.
1998
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Steels, L. The origins of syntax in visually grounded robotic agents.. Artificial Intelligence, 103(1-2):133-156, 1998
1998
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Steels, L. Structural Coupling of Cognitive Memories Through Adaptive Language Games. In Pfeifer, R. and Blumberg, B. and Meyer, J-A and Wilson, S., editor, From Animals to Animats 5: Proceedings of SAB 98, pages 263-269, Cambridge, CA, 1998 The MIT Press.
1998
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Steels, L. and Kaplan, F. Stochasticity as a Source of Innovation in Language Games. In Adami, C. and Belew, R. and Kitano, H. and Taylor, C., editor, Proceedings of Artificial Life VI, pages 368-376, Cambridge, MA, June 1998 The MIT Press.
1998
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Steels, L. Synthesising the Origins of Language and Meaning Using Co-evolution, Self-organisation and Level formation. In Hurford, J. and Knight, C. and Studdert-Kennedy, M., editor, Approaches to the Evolution of Language: Social and Cognitive bases, pages 384-404, Edinburgh University Press. Edinburgh, 1998
1998
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Steels, L. The Origin of Linguistic Categories. Presented at Conference of the Evolution of Language in 1998, 1998
1998
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Steels, L. The Synthetic Modeling of Language Origins. Evolution of Communication Journal, 1(1):1-34, 1997
1997
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Steels, L. The Origins of Syntax in Visually Grounded Robotic Agents. In Pollack, M., editor, Proceedings of the 15th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, pages 1632-1641, San Francisco, CA, 1997 Morgan Kauffman Publishers.
1997
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Steels, L. and Vogt, P. Ancrage de Jeux de Langage Adaptatifs dans des Agents Robotiques. In Ali Cherif, A. and Signorini, J., editor, Intelligence Artificielle et Complexité, pages 27-39, Paris, 1997
1997
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Steels, L. and Vogt, P. Grounding Adaptive Language Games in Robotic Agents. In Harvey, I. and Husbands, P., editor, Proceedings of the 4th European Conference on Artificial Life, pages 474-482, Cambridge, MA, 1997 The MIT Press.
1997
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Steels, L. Language Learning and Language Contact. In Daelemans, W. and Van den Bosh, A. and Weijters, A., editor, Workshop Notes of the ECML/MLnet Familiarization Workshop on Empirical Learning of Natural Language Processing Tasks, pages 11-24, ECML/MLnet. Prague, 1997
1997
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Steels, L. Constructing and Sharing Perceptual Distinctions. In van Someren, M. and Widmer, G., editor, Proceedings of the Ninth European Conference on Machine Learning, pages 4-13, Berlin, 1997 Springer-Verlag.
1997
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Steels, L. Self-Organizing Vocabularies. In Langton, C. and Shimohara, T., editor, Artificial Life V: Proceeding of the Fifth International Workshop on the Synthesis and Simulation of Living Systems, pages 179-184, Cambridge, MA, 1997 The MIT Press.
1997
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Kaplan, F. Formation de groupes conventionnels dans une population d'agents distribués spatialement. Rapport de DEA IARFA - LIP6 - Université Paris VI, 1997
1997
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Steels, L. A self-organizing spatial vocabulary. Artificial Life Journal, 2(3):319-332, 1995
1995
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