Internet Research: Volume 18 Issue 2


Table of contents - Special Issue: Information credibility on the web

Guest Editors: Yoshikiyo Kato, Sadao Kurohashi, Kentaro Inui

Management of information‐credibility risk in an ICT society: A social implementation

Yayoi Hirose, Noboru Sonehara

The purpose of this paper is to propose a new direction for managing information‐credibility risk in the current information and communications technology (ICT) era, where ICT has…


Evaluation data and prototype system WISDOM for information credibility analysis

Hisashi Miyamori, Susumu Akamine, Yoshikiyo Kato, Ken Kaneiwa, Kaoru Sumi, Kentaro Inui, Sadao Kurohashi

The purpose of this paper is to describe evaluation data and a prototype system named WISDOM used for analyzing information credibility based on natural language processing.

A question answer system based on confirmed knowledge acquired from a mailing list

Yasuhiko Watanabe, Ryo Nishimura, Yoshihiro Okada

This paper aims to report a QA system that can answer how‐type questions based on confirmed knowledge acquired from mails, posted to a mailing list. It aims to propose a method of…

Taking sides: user classification for informal online political discourse

Robert Malouf, Tony Mullen

To evaluate and extend, existing natural language processing techniques into the domain of informal online political discussions.


Classifying information sender of web documents

Yoshikiyo Kato, Sadao Kurohashi, Kentaro Inui

To develop a method for classifying information sender of web documents, which constitutes an important part of information credibility analysis.

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