Publications

Wiebe, J. & Wilson, T. (2002). Learning to disambiguate potentially subjective expressions. Sixth Conference on Natural Language Learning (CoNLL-2002). ACL SIGNLL. Taipei, Taiwan, August, 2002.

Pustejovsky, J., Wiebe, J., & Maybury, M. (2002). Multi-perspective and temporal question answering. LREC 2002 Workshop on Question Answering: Strategy and Resources, Canary Islands, Spain, May 2002.

Soller, A., Wiebe J., & Lesgold, A. (2002). A machine learning approach to assessing knowledge sharing during collaborative learning activities. Int'l Conference on Computer Support for Collaborative Learning (CSCL-2002). Boulder, Colorado, January, 2002.

Wiebe, J., Bruce, R., Bell, M., Martin, M., & Wilson, T. (2001). A Corpus Study of Evaluative and Speculative Language. Proc. 2nd ACL SIGdial Workshop on Discourse and Dialogue. Aalborg, Denmark, September, 2001.

Wiebe, Janyce, Wilson, Theresa, & Bell, Matthew (2001). Identifying Collocations for Recognizing Opinions. Proc. ACL 01 Workshop on Collocation. Toulouse, France, July 2001.

Wiebe, Janyce & Bruce, Rebecca. Probabilistic Classifiers for Tracking Point of View (2001). Barnet, George A. (ed.) New Directions in Computer Content Analysis. New York: Ablex, Advances in Communication Research Series. Revised version of Wiebe & Bruce 1995.

O'Hara, Thomas, Wiebe, Janyce, & Bruce, Rebecca F.   (2000). Selecting decomposable models for word-sense disambiguation. Computers and the Humanities 34 (1-2). Wiebe, Janyce (2000). Learning Subjective Adjectives from Corpora. Proc. 17th National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-2000). Austin, Texas, July 2000. Postscript version. PDF version.

Hatzivassiloglou, Vasileios and Wiebe, Janyce (2000). Effects of Adjective Orientation and Gradability on Sentence Subjectivity. International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING-2000).

Bruce, Rebecca F. & Wiebe, Janyce M. (1999). Recognizing subjectivity: a case study in manual tagging. Natural Language Engineering 5 (2). Data

Bruce, Rebecca F. & Wiebe, Janyce M. (1999) Decomposable modeling in natural language processing. Computational Linguistics 25 (2): 195-208.

Wiebe, Janyce M., Bruce, Rebecca F., & O'Hara, Thomas P. (1999). Development and use of a gold standard data set for subjectivity classifications. In Proc. 37th Annual Meeting of the Assoc. for Computational Linguistics (ACL-99). Association for Computational Linguistics, University of Maryland, June, pp. 246-253.
Paper (postscript) ,
ACL99 Transparencies (postscript) ,
ANLP-NAACL 2000 Meeting on Large Corpus Annotation and Software Standards Transparencies (postscript) ,
Data and Annotation Instructions.

Wiebe, Janyce M. & Bruce, Rebecca F. (1999). Probabilistics event categorization.
Nicolas Nicolov & Ruslan Mitkov (eds.) Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing. John Benjamins: Amsterdam and Philadelphia. Revised version of Wiebe, Bruce, & Duan 1997.

Wiebe, Janyce, O'Hara, Tom, Ohrstrom-Sandgren, Thorsten, & McKeever, Kenneth (1998). An empirical approach to temporal reference resolution. Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research 9: 247-293.

Rapaport, William J., Shapiro, Stuart C., & Wiebe, Janyce M. (1998). Quasi-indicators and knowledge reports. In F. Orilia and W.J. Rapaport (eds.), Thought, Language, and Ontology, Netherlands, Kluwer Academic, pp. 235-294. Reprint of Rapaport, Shapiro, & Wiebe 1997.

Wiebe, Janyce, McKeever, Kenneth, & Bruce, Rebecca. (1998). Mapping collocational properties into machine learning features. Proc. 6th Workshop on Very Large Corpora (WVLC-98). Association for Computational Linguistics SIGDAT, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, August 1998, pp. 225-233.

Bruce, Rebecca & Wiebe, Janyce. (1998). Word sense distinguishability and inter-coder agreement. In Proc. 3rd Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-98). Association for Computational Linguistics SIGDAT, Granada, Spain, June, pp. 53-60.

Pontelli, Enrico, Gupta, Gopal, Wiebe, Janyce, & Farwell, David. (1998). Natural Language Multiprocessing: A case study. In Proc. 15th National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-98). American Association for Artificial Intelligence, Madison, WI., July 1998, pp. 76-82.

Wiebe, Janyce, O'Hara, Tom, & Rebecca Bruce (1998). Constructing bayesian networks from WordNet for word sense disambiguation: representation and processing issues. In Proc. COLING-ACL '98 Workshop on the Usage of WordNet in Natural Language Processing Systems, Association for Computational Linguistics, Montreal, Canada, August 1998.

Wiebe, Janyce & McKeever, Kenneth (1998). Collocational properties in probabilistic classifiers for discourse categorization. Proc. AAAI-98 Spring Symposium Series Workshop on Applying Machine Learning to Discourse Processing, Stanford, California, March 1998.

Rapaport, William J., Shapiro, Stuart C., & Wiebe, Janyce M. (1997). Quasi-indicators and knowledge reports. Cognitive Science 21 (1), 63-107.

Wiebe, Janyce, O'Hara, Tom, McKeever, Kenneth, and Öhrström-Sandgren, Thorsten (1997). An empirical approach to temporal reference resolution. In Proc. 2nd Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-97). Association for Computational Linguistics SIGDAT, Providence, R.I., August 1997, pp. 174-186.

Wiebe, Janyce, Bruce, Rebecca, & Duan, Lei. (1997). Probabilistic event categorization. In Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP-97). Tsigov Chark, Bulgaria, Sept. 1997, pp. 163-170.

Wiebe, Janyce, Maples, Julie, Duan, Lei, & Bruce, Rebecca (1997). Experience in WordNet sense tagging in the Wall Street Journal. In Proc. ANLP-97 Workshop, Tagging Text with Lexical Semantics: Why, What, and How? Association for Computational Linguistics SIGLEX, Washington, D.C., April 1997, pp. 8-11.

Pedersen, Ted, Bruce, Rebecca, & Wiebe, Janyce (1997). Sequential model selection for word sense disambiguation. In Proc. the 1997 Conference on Applied Natural Language Processing (ANLP-97). Washington, D.C., April 1997, pp. 388-395.

Wiebe, Janyce, Hirst, Graeme, & Horton, Diane (1996). Language use in context. Communications of the ACM (Special issue on natural language processing), 39 (1): 102-111.

Bruce, Rebecca, Wiebe, Janyce, & Pedersen, Ted (1996). The measure of a model. In Proc. Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-96), Association for Computational Linguistics SIGDAT, Philadelphia, PA, May 1996, pp. 101-112.

Guillén, Rocio, Farwell, David, and Wiebe, Janyce (1996). Handling temporal relations in scheduling dialogues for an MT system. In Proc. of Third International Workshop on Temporal Representation and Reasoning (TIME-96). IEEE Computer Society Press, pp. 217-221.

Wiebe, Janyce & Bruce, Rebecca (1995). Probabilistic classifiers for tracking point of view. In Proc. Symposium on Empirical Methods in Discourse Interpretation and Generation, AAAI 1995 Spring Symposium Series, pp. 181-187.

Bruce, Rebecca & Wiebe, Janyce (1995). Towards the acquisition and representation of a broad-coverage lexicon. Symposium on Representation and Acquisition of Lexical Knowledge: Polysemy, Ambiguity, and Generativity, AAAI 1995 Spring Symposium Series, pp. 15-20.

Wiebe, Janyce (1995). References in narrative text. In Judy Duchan, Gail Bruder, and Lynne Hewitt (eds.) Deixis in Narrative: A Cognitive Science Perspective. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. Reprint of Wiebe 1991a.

Bruder, Gail & Wiebe, Janyce (1995). Recognizing subjectivity and identifying subjective characters in third-person fictional narrative. In Judy Duchan, Gail Bruder, and Lynne Hewitt (eds.) Deixis in Narrative: A Cognitive Science Perspective. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Wiebe, Janyce M. (1994). Tracking point of view in narrative. Computational Linguistics 20 (2): 233-287.

Bruce, Rebecca & Wiebe, Janyce (1994). Word-sense disambiguation using decomposable models. In Proc. 32nd Annual Meeting of the Assoc. for Computational Linguistics (ACL-94), pp. 139-146.
The data is here.

Bruce, Rebecca & Wiebe, Janyce (1994). A new approach to word-sense disambiguation. In Proc. 1994 ARPA Human Language Technology Workshop, pp. 236-241.

Wiebe, Janyce M. (1993). Issues in linguistic segmentation. In Proc. 1993 SIG ACL workshop, Intentionality and Structure in Discourse Relations, pp. 148-151.

Wiebe, Janyce M. (1991). References in narrative text. Noûs (Special issue on Cognitive Science and AI) 25 (4): 457-486.

Japkowicz, Nathalie & Wiebe, Janyce M. (1991). Translating spatial prepositions using conceptual information. In Proc. 29th Annual Meeting of the Assoc. for Computational Linguistics (ACL-91), pp. 153-160.

Wiebe, Janyce M. (1991). Point of view and discourse processing. Working Notes of the 1991 AAAI Fall Symposium on Discourse Structure in Natural Language Understanding and Generation, pp. 136-137. Paper (short) or Transparencies (more complete).

Wiebe, Janyce M. (1990). Identifying subjective characters in narrative. In Proc. 13th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING-90), pp. 401-408.

Bruder, Gail A. & Wiebe, Janyce M. (1990). A psychological test of an algorithm for recognizing subjectivity in narrative text. In Proc. 12th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, pp. 947-952.

Wiebe, Janyce M. (1990). Recognizing Subjective Sentences: A Computational Investigation of Narrative Text. (Ph.D. dissertation) Technical Report 90-03. (Buffalo: SUNY Buffalo Dept. of Computer Science). Body, all chapters. Or: Potential Subjective Element chapter.

Wiebe, Janyce M. & Rapaport, William J. (1988). A computational theory of perspective and reference in narrative. In Proc. 26th Annual Meeting of the Assoc. for Computational Linguistics (ACL-88), pp. 131-138.

Wiebe, Janyce M. & Rapaport, William J. (1986). Representing De Re and De Dicto belief reports in discourse and narrative. Proceedings of the IEEE (Special Issue on Knowledge Representation) 74: 1405-13.