What is it about?

The paper describes a computational analysis of caste issues as reported in Indian newspapers and draws conclusions concerning reservation and editorial policies.

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Why is it important?

It is important because it confirms that caste issues aren't correctly reported in the Indian press.


The methodology is straighforward and can be implemented in many other contexts. Similar applications are foreseen for other topics.

Antonio Filipe Fonseca
ISCTE-Instituto Universitario de Lisboa

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This page is a summary of: Caste in the News: A Computational Analysis of Indian Newspapers, Social Media + Society, October 2019, SAGE Publications, DOI: 10.1177/2056305119896057.
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