Quality & Quantity

, Volume 41, Issue 5, pp 691–709

Text Analysis for Knowledge Graphs


DOI: 10.1007/s11135-006-9020-z

Cite this article as:
Popping, R. Qual Quant (2007) 41: 691. doi:10.1007/s11135-006-9020-z


The concept of knowledge graphs is introduced as a method to represent the state of the art in a specific scientific discipline. Next the text analysis part in the construction of such graphs is considered. Here the ‘translation’ from text to graph takes place. The method that is used here is compared to methods used in other approaches in which texts are analysed.


text analysisknowledge graphs

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SociologyUniversity of GroningenGroningenThe Netherlands