Identifying linguistic correlates of power

Cotterill, R, Muir, K, Joinson, A and Dewdney, N (2015) 'Identifying linguistic correlates of power.' International Journal of Computational Linguistics and Applications, 6 (1). pp. 11-24. ISSN 0976-0962

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Previous work on social power modelling from linguistic cues has been limited by the range of available data. We introduce a new corpus of dialogues, elicited in a controlled experimental setting where participant roles were manipulated to generate a perceived difference in social power. Initial results demonstrate successful differentiation of upwards, downwards, and level communications, using a classifier built on a small set of stylistic features.

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Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: School of Sciences
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