A Stylometric Inquiry into Hyperpartisan and Fake News

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Potthast, Martin; Kiesel, Johannes; Reinartz, Kevin; Bevendorff, Janek; Stein, Benno;
(2017)
  • Subject: Computer Science - Computation and Language

This paper reports on a writing style analysis of hyperpartisan (i.e., extremely one-sided) news in connection to fake news. It presents a large corpus of 1,627 articles that were manually fact-checked by professional journalists from BuzzFeed. The articles originated f... View more
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