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2: What kind of data do linguists collect?

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    Since one of the key parts of doing science is gathering data, it's important that we understand more fully what type of data is possible to be gathered within the field of lingusitics. This intro to chapter 2 will talk about what types of data, and highlight that in this particular class we'll focus on a few types. Rather than gathering brain imaging or electrical impulse data from language processing, we'll focus on intuition data, survey data, eye tracking data, lexical decision data, acoustic measurements, and corpus data. 

     

    The content in section 2.1 focuses on corpus and intuition data, and some benefits of each.

    Section 2.2 doesn't exist yet, and it will focus on the other types of data we'll collect.


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