Quantitative Text Analysis 2F, Essex 2013

Quantitative Text Analysis 2F

Essex Summer School 2013

Instructor: Prof Kenneth Benoit, LSE

TAs: Dr. Paul Nulty, LSE; Petra Martina Baumann, U. Salzburg

Course handout

Day 1:Introduction and Issues in Quantitative Text Analysis

Day 2:Textual Data, Units of Analysis, Definitions of Features

Day 3:Research Strategies in Quantitative Text Analysis

Day 4:Quantitative methods for comparing texts

Day 5:Quantitative Content Analysis

Day 6: Automated Dictionary-Based Approaches

Day 7:Document classification and introduction to machine learning

Day 8: Non-parametric scaling models for text

Day 9: Parametric Models for Text Scaling

Day 10:Working with Big Text Data: Twitter

Ken Benoit
Ken Benoit
Professor of Computational Social Science
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