2012 U.S. Election Discourse on Twitter

2012 U.S. Election Discourse on Twitter

Information displayed in this work was extracted from the tweets posted by general users. We employed various natural language processing methods to select both the most salient and discriminant words which are related to Obama and Romney respectively. To show the discourse structure, we constructed the semantic networks by calculating the co-occurrence weights among the selected words.

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Obama is an excellent operator.

Posted Nov 12, 2012
Views: 2216
Tags Barack Obama, mitt romney, political polling, US Election 2012
Tools Adobe Photoshop CS6, Java, Processing, Eclipse, R
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