From classification to quantification in tweet sentiment analysis

  title={From classification to quantification in tweet sentiment analysis},
  author={Wei Gao and Fabrizio Sebastiani},
  journal={Social Network Analysis and Mining},
Sentiment classification has become a ubiquitous enabling technology in the Twittersphere, since classifying tweets according to the sentiment they convey towards a given entity (be it a product, a person, a political party, or a policy) has many applications in political science, social science, market research, and many others. In this paper, we contend that most previous studies dealing with tweet sentiment classification (TSC) use a suboptimal approach. The reason is that the final goal of… CONTINUE READING
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