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    • The complexity of context: Guest editors' introduction 

      Akman, V.; Bazzanella, C. (, 2003)
      As with other widely used notions that are commonly referred to in everyday activities without much hesitation, context is difficult to analyze scientifically and grasp in all its different demeanors. In our routine ...
    • Context-dependent lightness affects perceived contrast 

      Pamir, Z.; Boyaci, H. (Elsevier Ltd, 2016)
      Perceived contrast of a grating varies with its background (or mean) luminance: of the two gratings with the same photometric contrast the one on higher luminance background appears to have higher contrast. Does perceived ...
    • Contexts and situations 

      Surav, Mehmet (Bilkent University, 1994)
      The issue of context arises in assorted areas of Artificial Intelligence, Mathematical Logic, and Natural Language Semantics. Although its importance is realized by various researchers, there is not much work towards a ...
    • The effect of context-dependent lightness on contrast detection and identification, and its neural correlates 

      Karatok, Zahide Pamir (Bilkent University, 2017-11)
      Perceived contrast of a grating varies with its background (or mean) luminance: of the two gratings with the same photometric contrast the one on higher luminance background appears to have higher contrast. On the other ...
    • Free riding in peer-to-peer networks 

      Karakaya, M.; Korpeoglu, I.; Ulusoy, Ö. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2009)
      Free riding in peer-to-peer (P2P) networks poses a serious threat to their proper operation. Here, the authors present a variety of approaches developed to overcome this problem. They introduce several unique aspects of ...
    • 'Gezginci destancilik' mesleği ekseninde tür ve metin ilişkisinin problemleri üzerine 

      Akbulut, C. Y. (Milli Folklor Dergisi, 2012)
      http://www.millifolklor.com 51 Halkbilimi disiplini içinde yapılan akademik çalışmalarda, “tür”ün ne ol - duğu ve türlerin nasıl tanımlanması gerektiği tartışmalarına sık tanık ol - maktayız. Bu disiplinde ...
    • The influence of nationality and gender on ethical sensitivity: an application of the issue-contingent model 

      Simga‐Mugan, C.; Daly, B. A.; Onkal, D.; Kavut, L. (Springer, 2005)
      When a member of an organization has to make a decision or act in a way that may benefit some stakeholders at the expense of others ethical dilemmas may arise. This paper examines ethical sensitivity regarding the duties ...
    • An object recognition framework using contextual interactions among objects 

      Kalaycılar, Fırat (Bilkent University, 2009)
      Object recognition is one of the fundamental tasks in computer vision. The main endeavor in object recognition research is to devise techniques that make computers understand what they see as precise as human beings. The ...
    • Of context, interaction and temporality: historical institutionalism and Turkey's approach to the ENP and the UfM 

      Bolukbasi, H. T.; Ozcurumez, S. (Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., 2011)
      Why is Turkey's approach to EU's European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) and the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) more cautious now after a period of active cooperation in their shared neighbourhood? How can such reversal be ...
    • On Strawsonian contexts 

      Akman, V. (John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2005)
      P.F. Strawson proposed in the early seventies a threefold distinction regarding how context bears on the meaning of 'what is said' when a sentence is uttered. The proposal was somewhat tentative and, being aware of this ...
    • Rap: Slang or swearing? 

      Çamkara, A. (2006)
      In recent years, rap music has gained popularity in Turkey, especially among young people. In this article, the use of slang and swear words in rap music will be evaluated. Rap music originally emerged as an expression of ...
    • The story of elegy that turns into folk song 

      Toçoğlu, N.T. (2006)
      This article concentrates on the elegy which has some problems in the process of transformation into folk song. The content of elegies are based on the context in which they are mourned after someone's death. For this ...
    • The transformation of jokes from oral compositions to lists and stand-ups: A critical outlook on Türkleri Anlama Kilavuzu 

      Yeşil, N. (2005)
      In line with Alan Dundes' definition of "folk" as a group of people sharing some common code, this paper looks into how Türkleri Anlama Kilavuzu (A Guide to Understanding Turks) written by Zeki Kayahan Coşkun (İstanbul: ...
    • The truth about “it is true that…” 

      Akman, V.; Senol, M. B. (John Benjamins Publishing Co., 2016)
      Deflationism, one of the influential philosophical doctrines of truth, holds that there is no property of truth, and that overt uses of the predicate "true" are redundant. However, the hypothetical examples used by theorists ...
    • The use of situation theory in context modeling 

      Akman, V.; Surav, M. (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc., 1997)
      At the heart of natural language processing is the understanding of context dependent meanings This paper presents a preliminary model of formal contexts based on situation theory. It also gives a worked-out example to ...