Empath: Understanding Topic Signals in Large-Scale Text


Human language is colored by a broad range of topics, but existing text analysis tools only focus on a small number of them. We present Empath, a tool that can generate and validate new lexical categories on demand from a small set of seed terms (like "bleed" and "punch" to generate the category violence). Empath draws connotations between words and phrases… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/2858036.2858535


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