TACAM: Topic And Context Aware Argument Mining

  title={TACAM: Topic And Context Aware Argument Mining},
  author={Michael Fromm and Evgeniy Faerman and T. Seidl},
  journal={2019 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI)},
In this work we address the problem of argument search. The purpose of argument search is the distillation of pro and contra arguments for requested topics from large text corpora. In previous works, the usual approach is to use a standard search engine to extract text parts which are relevant to the given topic and subsequently use an argument recognition algorithm to select arguments from them. The main challenge in the argument recognition task, which is also known as argument mining, is… 

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