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Toward Deconfounding the Influence of Entity Demographics for Question Answering Accuracy [article]

Maharshi Gor, Kellie Webster, Jordan Boyd-Graber
2021 arXiv   pre-print
The goal of question answering (QA) is to answer any question. However, major QA datasets have skewed distributions over gender, profession, and nationality.  ...  But QA's lack of representation could itself hide evidence of bias, necessitating QA datasets that better represent global diversity.  ...  Former captures the presence of multiple gold answers to the question in a given example, while latter signals presence of multiple person entities -all in either the answers, the question text or the  ... 
arXiv:2104.07571v2 fatcat:3akr2vmlnbavrkyqj54j24j3ru

WHAT ARE THE FACTS OF SEMANTIC CATEGORY-SPECIFIC DEFICITS? A CRITICAL REVIEW OF THE CLINICAL EVIDENCE

E. Capitani, M. Laiacona, B. Mahon, A. Caramazza
2003 Cognitive Neuropsychology  
This project is an attempt to answer two basic questions: (1) what are the categories of category-specific deficits, and (2) is there an interaction between impairment for a type of knowledge (e.g., visual  ...  In this study we provide a critical review of the clinical evidence available to date in the field of semantic category-specific deficits.  ...  Therefore, in answer to the question "What are the categories of category-specific semantic deficits?"  ... 
doi:10.1080/02643290244000266 pmid:20957571 fatcat:s3fzc3ywgnd4vokc4ekunru2qy

You Talkin' To Me? The Effect of Communication Barriers on Trust in Diverse Societies [article]

Michael Kumove, University, The Australian National
2021
The experiment design proposed towards the end of the thesis offers a way of resolving this uncertainty.  ...  A large body of research has found that diverse societies tend to suffer from lower levels of social trust, but the reasons for this trust deficit are still not fully clear.  ...  However, the theory proposed in this thesis focuses on language and communication barriers, which arise because of the demographic and cultural characteristics of a society.  ... 
doi:10.25911/fczf-ww33 fatcat:rfcnrav35vc6hdaiinsctytlmi