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Automated Analysis of Political Speech Based on Transcripts

Date:
Friday, February 28, 2020
Time:
1:00 pm
Location:
Social Science Centre (SSC)
Room: 4255
Cost:
Free
The Automated Analysis of Political Speech Based on Transcripts: Comparing Human and Machine Classification of the Video and Written Records of Debates in the Canadian House of Commons

The Automated Analysis of Political Speech Based on Transcripts: Comparing Human and Machine Classification of the Video and Written Records of Debates in the Canadian House of Commons


Friday, February 28, 2020
1:00PM, SSC 4255

Dr. Christopher Cochrane
Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Toronto and principal Investigator of the Linked Parliamentary Data project. 

Cocharne's primary interests are Canadian politics, ideology, and computational social science.  He is the author of Left and Right: The Small World of Political Ideas (MQUP, 2015) and co-author, with Kelly Blidook and Rand Dyck, of Canadian Politics: Critical Approaches (Nelson, 2020).

Presented by the Department of Political Science

Host:
Department of Political Science
Contact:
Department of Political Science
polisci-web@uwo.ca
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