A survey of modern authorship attribution methods

  title={A survey of modern authorship attribution methods},
  author={E. Stamatatos},
  journal={Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology},
  • E. Stamatatos
  • Published 2009
  • Computer Science
  • Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology
  • Authorship attribution supported by statistical or computational methods has a long history starting from the 19th century and is marked by the seminal study of Mosteller and Wallace (1964) on the authorship of the disputed “Federalist Papers.” During the last decade, this scientific field has been developed substantially, taking advantage of research advances in areas such as machine learning, information retrieval, and natural language processing. The plethora of available electronic texts (e… CONTINUE READING
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