word embeddings

Using Word Embeddings to Examine Gender Bias in Dutch Newspapers, 1950-1990

Contemporary debates on filter bubbles and polarization in public and social media raise the question to what extent news media of the past exhibited biases. This paper specifically examines bias related to gender in six Dutch national newspapers …

Ad Hoc Monitoring of Vocabulary Shifts over Time

Word meanings change over time. Detecting shifts in meaning for particular words has been the focus of much research recently. We address the complementary problem of monitoring shifts in vocabulary over time. That is, given a small seed set of …