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No Landslide for the Human Journalist - An Empirical Study of Computer-Generated Election News in Finland

Magnus Melin, Asta Back, Caj Sodergard, Myriam D. Munezero, Leo J. Leppanen, Hannu Toivonen
2018 IEEE Access  
In an age of struggling news media, automated generation of news via natural language generation (NLG) methods could be of great help, especially in areas where the amount of raw input data is big, and  ...  One such news automation system is the Valtteri NLG system, which generates news articles about the Finnish municipal elections of 2017.  ...  The Valtteri case study produces news articles about the results of the 2017 municipal elections in Finland, a significant political event in Finland.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2018.2861987 fatcat:kjjn3fvohrekfekwjbndoar6za


2008 Medien & Kommunikationswissenschaft  
"Elections are a prime topic of research for political scientists and political communication scholars, with most studies focusing on electoral behavior and election campaigns.  ...  assumptions underpinning the general perspectives in the communication for development (C4D) field.  ...  Our empirical case study is Israel between 1992 and 2003, a period characterized by numerous turnabouts in government and policy, landslide election results, and significant public opinion shifts, when  ... 
doi:10.5771/1615-634x-2008-2-307 fatcat:ohc32k6rfnbizgdnrk2n5232cm

Estonian Perceptions of Security: Not Only About Russia and the Refugees

Viljar Veebel, Illimar Ploom
2016 Journal on Baltic Security  
The current study focuses on the Estonian perceptions of security and on the defence situation both globally and locally.  ...  The dynamic results of the public opinion surveys on security risks conducted in Estonia over the last 10 years (2006-2016) will be presented.  ...  For example, the website of a major local news agency was inaccessible to international visitors for a week.  ... 
doi:10.1515/jobs-2016-0046 fatcat:zsh2idgqrzcshoenyo3ykfj4uq

Humanitarian intervention

1996 Adelphi Papers  
The journal seeks to generate insight, knowledge and understanding of our contemporary circumstances in order to determine local, national and global implications.  ...  For specific enquiries about the submission of articles, short stories, poetry or book reviews please contact an editor with appropriate responsibilities.  ...  The SCC influenced the parameters of the eventual devolved arrangements established in 1999 (see table 2 for details). This was after the 1997 UK General Election when Labour won a landslide victory.  ... 
doi:10.1080/05679329608449387 fatcat:saxrloj6gfapthbkai45ey3apu

Beyond Democracy in Cambodia: Political Reconstruction in a Post-Conflict Society

Joakim Öjendal, Mona Lilja
2011 Contemporary Southeast Asia  
The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) was originally known as the Khmer Rouge Tribunal (KRT) and also later as the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia for the Prosecution  ...  Dith Munthy is the current President of the Supreme Court, key member of the Supreme Council of the Magistracy, co-chair of the Council for Legal and Judicial Reform, and previous candidate for KRT judge  ...  At this court there is no computerized system or even a file system for all cases.  ... 
doi:10.1355/cs33-1i fatcat:fkii5pjb55bsrenjfktbyrgmdq

Urban diversity and the production of public space in Budapest

Lajos Boros, Szabolcs Fabula, Dániel Horváth, Zoltán Kovács
2016 Hungarian Geographical Bulletin  
Timo Ojala is leader of the Urban Computing and Culture research group in Oulu, Finland.  ...  One of the main advantages of this study is that it off ers the reader an appropriate and well-detailed toolkit, which may be quite applicable for similar empirical researches.  ...  Reference style Text: In the text refer to the author's name (small capitals with initials) and year of publication.  ... 
doi:10.15201/hungeobull.65.3.1 fatcat:ej345w75ynfcjdj5wx546jbzka

Indonesian politics in crisis: the long fall of Suharto, 1996-98

2000 ChoiceReviews  
The research trips were made possible through generous grants from the Bokelund Geographic Fund, the Swedish Institute, the Craaford Foundation and the Centre for East and Southeast Asian Studies at Lund  ...  University, for all of which I am most indebted.  ...  In the new power constellation, there was no room for Prabowo. Conclusion This book has been a study of the decline and fall of the Suharto regime.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.37-5913 fatcat:4hq5c7jgb5e2dip5dp5p5ju7u4

Women's political participation and representation in Asia: obstacles and challenges

2009 ChoiceReviews  
Corazon Aquino comes in second for the enactment of women-related laws.  ...  Her term also saw the approval and adoption of the Philippine Development Plan for Women for 1992 (Executive Order 348), which explains why most of the pro-women laws were along the lines of economic empowerment  ...  The occupations of female candidates among the elected in the 17 th general election represented various fields such as politicians, journalists, professors, and lawyers.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.46-4089 fatcat:3tbcemsz6jgd7hwcdsc42xxooa

What's Left of the Left: Democrats and Social Democrats in Challenging Times

David Bailey
2012 West European Politics  
For example, during the election campaign of 1932 a leading party paper proclaimed: "Humanity carries its destiny in its own hands. . . .  ...  end of the generation vote in their first presidential election.  ... 
doi:10.1080/01402382.2012.706422 fatcat:y7no63xgr5anbb56eqeygfus4y

Corruption and Bribery in the Nigerian Economy: An Empirical Investigation

Godwin Chukwudum Nwaobi
2004 Social Science Research Network  
Our present study therefore constitutes a first step towards an investigation of the effect of natural resources on corruption and growth.  ...  OBJECTIVES OF STUDY The board objective of this paper is to theoretically and empirically investigate the channel through which the natural resources might affect a country's economic growth, that is through  ...  No country scored ten, but Denmark, Finland and Sweden emerged in top place with New Zealand slipping from its 1996 top scores.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.531402 fatcat:xkcvks44wvgfvknubojusu3dui

4. Parliamentary Oversight of Intelligence Agencies: Lessons from Westminster [chapter]

Hugh Bochel, Andrew Defty
2017 Security in a Small Nation: Scotland, Democracy, Politics  
1 This paper is a fuller version of J. Kaarbo  ...  The Scottish National Party (SNP) went on to win a landslide of Scottish Westminster seats at the 2015 General Election and remained the governing party of Scotland in the 2016 Scottish Parliament elections  ...  The aftermath of the referendum -particularly the landslide victory in Scotland for the pro-independence SNP in the 2015 UK General Election -may herald consequences for both intelligence accountability  ... 
doi:10.11647/obp.0078.04 fatcat:uvypjrlbrrffnmywcaoz756xye

Book Review: Saying the Unsayable: Monarchy and Democracy in ThailandIvarssonSoren and IsagerLotte, eds, Saying the Unsayable: Monarchy and Democracy in Thailand, Nordic Institute of Asian Studies, Copenhagen, 2010, 271 pp

Thongchai Winichakul
2012 South East Asia Research  
The external dangers are seen as of no significant danger except for drugs and human trafficking.  ...  Kluai, for example, has been able to fund the construction of a new house complete with new furnishings, a computer, a refrigerator and a fully automatic washing machine.  ...  The 1997 economic crisis ended two decades of pluralism in Thai politics and helped create the conditions for the landslide election victory in January 2001 of Thaksin Shinawatra, a fabulously wealthy  ... 
doi:10.5367/sear.2012.0119 fatcat:eq6t2ivmaffqpdvmmyldr4h2lm

Soft Power, World System Dynamics, and Democratization: A Bass Model of Democracy Diffusion 1800-2000

Mikael Sandberg
2011 Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation  
Huntington, Achim Hurrelman, Christina Lindborg, Joseph Nye, Maria Poutilova, Karl Stranne, Jan Teorell, Anders Uhlin, scholars at the Centre for the Study of Cultural Evolution, Stockholm University,  ...  and anonymous referees for their comments on earlier versions of this article.  ...  In 1864, the liberal Venizélos in Greece, after a landslide victory in the elections, instituted a wideranging program of constitutional reform for political modernization.  ... 
doi:10.18564/jasss.1732 fatcat:lost7mamvngepnrlx7omxy3ptu

Saying the Unsayable: Monarchy and Democracy in Thailand

Soren Ivarsson, Lotte Isager
2011 Contemporary Southeast Asia  
The external dangers are seen as of no significant danger except for drugs and human trafficking.  ...  Kluai, for example, has been able to fund the construction of a new house complete with new furnishings, a computer, a refrigerator and a fully automatic washing machine.  ...  The 1997 economic crisis ended two decades of pluralism in Thai politics and helped create the conditions for the landslide election victory in January 2001 of Thaksin Shinawatra, a fabulously wealthy  ... 
doi:10.1355/cs33-1f fatcat:kstokw3zcjcuzgyzbhka5zwlpq

The Symbolic earth: discourse and our creation of the environment

1997 ChoiceReviews  
Unfortunately, the impact of such communication on policy makers is difficult to study. Too many variables affect the process, and researchers cannot control for all of them in an empirical study.  ...  It is thus appropriate for us to analyze ((A Brief Recognition of New England's Errand into the Wilderness"-an election sermon delivered in the form of a jeremiad on May II, 1670, in Boston-for its adherence  ...  Cantrill is an associate professor in the Department of Communication and Performance Studies at Northern Michigan University.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.34-4859 fatcat:tqnkedde5bh53c3kujwkilou4m
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