Knowledge Discovery in Texts for Constructing Decision Support Systems

  title={Knowledge Discovery in Texts for Constructing Decision Support Systems},
  author={Stanley Loh and Jos{\'e} Palazzo Moreira de Oliveira and Mauricio A. Gameiro},
  journal={Applied Intelligence},
This paper presents a Text Mining approach for discovering knowledge in texts to later construct decision support systems. Text mining can take advantage of knowledge stored in textual documents, reducing the effort for knowledge acquisition. The approach consists in performing a mining process on concepts present in texts instead of working with words. The assumption is that concepts represent real world events and characteristics better than words, allowing the understanding and the… CONTINUE READING