Lexical Affect Sensing: Word Spotting Revisited. Emotional Computer Systems and Interfaces

Alexander Osherenko

erschienen 2008 "Procceedings of The Third International Conference on Cognitive Science (ICCS)"


Recently, there has been considerable interest in the recognition of affect from texts. In this paper, we revisit the word spotting technique for affect sensing in short texts, for which purpose, we extract words from different affect dictionaries and explore the performance of various strategies for sensing affect.