Sentiment Analysis: A Survey

Research paper by Rahul Tejwani

Indexed on: 11 May '14Published on: 11 May '14Published in: Computer Science - Information Retrieval


Sentiment analysis (also known as opinion mining) refers to the use of natural language processing, text analysis and computational linguistics to identify and extract subjective information in source materials. Mining opinions expressed in the user generated content is a challenging yet practically very useful problem. This survey would cover various approaches and methodology used in Sentiment Analysis and Opinion Mining in general. The focus would be on Internet text like, Product review, tweets and other social media.