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Foundations of Computing and Decision Sciences

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Performance of K-Nearest Neighbors Algorithm in Opinion Classification

Krzysztof Jędrzejewski
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Published Online: 2013-06-18 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/fcds-2013-0002

Abstract

This paper presents another approach for determining document’s semantic orientation process. It includes a brief introduction describing the area of application of opinion mining, and some definitions useful in the field. The most commonly used methods are mentioned and some alternative ones are described. Experiment results are presented which show that kNN algorithm gives similar results to proportional algorithm.

Keywords : opinion mining; text mining; semantic orientation

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Published Online: 2013-06-18

Published in Print: 2013-06-01


Citation Information: Foundations of Computing and Decision Sciences, Volume 38, Issue 2, Pages 97–110, ISSN (Online) 2300-3405, ISSN (Print) 0867-6356, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/fcds-2013-0002.

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