volume 11, issue 5, P475-488 1998
DOI: 10.1076/call.11.5.475.5666
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Abstract: Summarization is an important skill that many of us need. Yet, this skill must be learned. This is why it is taught as a part of composition courses in language programs. The final goal of our research project is to design a system to help students to learn to summarize French texts by using a method called Case-Based Reasoning (CBR). Such a system uses previous, similar situations in order to make a new summary by reusing and adapting, if necessary, the same summarization rules. It then saves the new case-th…

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