Active Learning for Classifying Political Tweets

Tjong Kim Sang, E., Esteve Del Valle, M., Kruitbosch, H. & Broersma, M., Mar-2018, In : International Science and General Applications. 1, March , p. 60-67 8 p.

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We examine methods for improving models for automatically labeling social media data. In particular we evaluate active learning: a method for selecting candidate training data whose labeling the classification model would benefit most of. We show that this approach requires careful ex-periment design, when it is combined with language modeling
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)60-67
Number of pages8
JournalInternational Science and General Applications
Issue numberMarch
Publication statusPublished - Mar-2018


  • Social Media, Machine Learning, Active Learning

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