Applied Character String Processing

  • Guillaume Desagulier
Part of the Quantitative Methods in the Humanities and Social Sciences book series (QMHSS)


In this chapter, you will learn how to handle text material by combining the R techniques that you have learned in the previous chapter.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Guillaume Desagulier
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  1. 1.Université Paris 8Saint DenisFrance

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