Topic-Based Bengali Opinion Summarization

13 years 2 months ago
Topic-Based Bengali Opinion Summarization
In this paper the development of an opinion summarization system that works on Bengali News corpus has been described. The system identifies the sentiment information in each document, aggregates them and represents the summary information in text. The present sys-tem follows a topic-sentiment model for sentiment identification and aggregation. Topic-sentiment model is designed as discourse level theme identification and the topic-sentiment aggregation is achieved by theme clustering (k-means) and Document level Theme Relational Graph representation. The Document Level Theme Relational Graph is finally used for candidate summary sentence selection by standard page rank algorithms used in Information Retrieval (IR). As Bengali is a resource constrained language, the building of annotated gold standard corpus and acquisition of linguistics tools for lexico-syntactic, syntactic and discourse level features extraction are described in this paper. The reported accuracy of the Theme detecti...
Amitava Das, Sivaji Bandyopadhyay
Added 13 May 2011
Updated 13 May 2011
Type Journal
Year 2010
Authors Amitava Das, Sivaji Bandyopadhyay
Comments (0)