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A Theory of Indexing (CBMS-NSF Regional Conference Series in Applied Mathematics) (CBMS-NSF Regional Conference Series in Applied Mathematics)

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Published by Society for Industrial Mathematics .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • General,
  • Computers / Programming / Software Development,
  • Computer Bks - General Information,
  • Computers,
  • Mathematics

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8271685M
ISBN 100898710154
ISBN 109780898710151
OCLC/WorldCa1314083

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Product details Item Weight: 5 ounces Paperback: 62 pages ISBN ISBN Publisher: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (January 1, ) Product Dimensions: x x inches Language:: English. Theory of indexing. Philadelphia: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Gerard Salton.   A slide show covering the language of book indexing. A slide show covering the language of book indexing. Skip navigation Graph Theory: Definition of a Graph - . Get this from a library! A theory of indexing. [Gerard Salton; Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.] -- Presents a theory of indexing capable of ranking index terms, or subject identifiers in decreasing order of importance. This leads to the choice of .