Lexical Affect Sensing: Are Affect Dictionaries Necessary to Analyze Affect?


Recently, there has been considerable interest in the automated recognition of affect from written and spoken language. In this paper, we investigate how information on a speaker’s affect may be inferred from lexical features using statistical methods. Dictionaries of affect offer great promise to affect sensing since they contain information on the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-74889-2_21


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