Characterizing Humour: An Exploration of Features in Humorous Texts Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Characterizing Humour: An Exploration of Features in Humorous Texts

Creator

  • Author: Mihalcea, Rada, 1974-
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: University of North Texas
  • Author: Pulman, Stephen
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: University of Oxford

Contributor

  • Organizer of meeting: CICLing (Conference)
    Contributor Type: Organization

Date

  • Creation: 2007-02

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This paper investigates the problem of automatic humor recognition, and provides an in-depth analysis of two of the most frequently observed features of humorous text: human-centeredness and negative polarity. Through experiments performed on two collections of humorous texts, the authors show that these properties of verbal humor are consisted across different data sets.
  • Physical Description: 11 p.

Subject

  • Keyword: humor recognition
  • Keyword: human-centeredness
  • Keyword: negative polarity

Source

  • Conference: Conference on Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing (CICLing), 2007, Springer, Mexico City, Mexico

Collection

  • Name: UNT Scholarly Works
    Code: UNTSW

Institution

  • Name: UNT College of Engineering
    Code: UNTCOE

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Paper

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30988

Degree

  • Academic Department: Computer Science and Engineering

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