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Text Pre-processing for Document Clustering

  • Seemab Latif
  • Mary McGee Wood
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5039)

Abstract

The processing performance of vector-based document clustering methods is improved if automatic summarisation is used in addition to established forms of text pre-processing.

Keywords

Document Clustering Automatic Summarisation Document Pre-processing 

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Copyright information

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Seemab Latif
    • 1
  • Mary McGee Wood
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Computer ScienceThe University of ManchesterUnited Kingdom

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