Mining opinion components from unstructured reviews: A review

Khairullah Khan, Baharum Baharudin, Aurnagzeb Khan, Ashraf Ullah
2014 Journal of King Saud University: Computer and Information Sciences  
Opinion mining is an interesting area of research because of its applications in various fields. Collecting opinions of people about products and about social and political events and problems through the Web is becoming increasingly popular every day. The opinions of users are helpful for the public and for stakeholders when making certain decisions. Opinion mining is a way to retrieve information through search engines, Web blogs and social networks. Because of the huge number of reviews in
more » ... e form of unstructured text, it is impossible to summarize the information manually. Accordingly, efficient computational methods are needed for mining and summarizing the reviews from corpuses and Web documents. This study presents a systematic literature survey regarding the computational techniques, models and algorithms for mining opinion components from unstructured reviews.
doi:10.1016/j.jksuci.2014.03.009 fatcat:oma2lylgpzc7noalvewtsbtdqa