Sociologists Bring a Digital Approach to Text Analysis

February 18, 2016

BIDS Data Science Fellow Laura Nelson is featured in this article in Northwester Research News.  For decades, content analysis has relied on a laborious approach of scouring text and manually labeling passages. A new study advanced scholarship by evaluating three types of computer-assisted text analysis techniques, which produced substantively similar results in a fraction of the time.


Sociologists Bring A Digital Approach To Text Analysis
February 18, 2016 | Roger Anderson | Northwester Research News

Featured Fellows

Laura K. Nelson

Digital Humanities
BIDS Alum – Data Science Fellow