R Text Mining Cookbook

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  • student All Levels
  • database book
  • earth English
  • clock nan


Understanding and utilizing your text better with R

Covered topics:

  • Discovering Syntagmatic Relation
  • Analysing Word Association Mining
  • Implementing of text mining package in R
  • Quantitatifying discourse analysis of transcripts
  • Applying textmining using Rattle GUI
  • Handling white spaces
  • Implementation of text mining using Big data


The most natural form of storing information is text. Text mining^ also known as text data mining or text analytics^ refers to the process of extracting interesting and hidden patterns from text documents. R provides an extensive ecosystem with the help of their widely used packages like Snowball^ Tm^ plyr^ ggplot2 and many more. R Text Mining Cookbook will take you through all the required text mining concepts^ statistics^ tools^ how to set up them^ algorithms and their implementations in real world. You will be made familiar to work with text data of different complexities. This book will address text mining pain points such as -- working with unstructured or fuzzy data^solving semantic issues^ entity recognition with the help of independent and insightful recipes. By the end of this book you will be able to mine text data by implementing set of tasks covered in our easy-to-follow recipes.