Human-Centered Social Media Analytics

Editors: Fu, Yun (Ed.)

  • Provides a survey of next-generation social computational methodologies, from fundamentals to state-of-the-art techniques
  • Includes perspectives from an international and interdisciplinary selection of pre-eminent authorities
  • Presents balanced coverage of both detailed theoretical analysis and real-world applications
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This book provides a timely and unique survey of next-generation social computational methodologies. The text explains the fundamentals of this field, and describes state-of-the-art methods for inferring social status, relationships, preferences, intentions, personalities, needs, and lifestyles from human information in unconstrained visual data. Topics and features: includes perspectives from an international and interdisciplinary selection of pre-eminent authorities; presents balanced coverage of both detailed theoretical analysis and real-world applications; examines social relationships in human-centered media for the development of socially-aware video, location-based, and multimedia applications; reviews techniques for recognizing the social roles played by people in an event, and for classifying human-object interaction activities; discusses the prediction and recognition of human attributes via social media analytics, including social relationships, facial age and beauty, and occupation.

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“Human-Centered Social Media Analytics focuses on the novel social computational methodologies that are being developed to investigate social media data. … Scholars, both new and established, should consider reading … to gain an understanding of the questions they should pursue and the challenges they must overcome as they strive to advance big data and social media analytics research.” (Pratyush Bharati, Interfaces, Vol. 47 (3), May-June, 2017)


Table of contents (11 chapters)

  • Bridging Human-Centered Social Media Content Across Web Domains

    Deb Roy, Suman (et al.)

    Pages 3-19

  • Learning Social Relations from Videos: Features, Models, and Analytics

    Ding, Lei (et al.)

    Pages 21-41

  • Community Understanding in Location-based Social Networks

    Zhao, Yi-Liang (et al.)

    Pages 43-74

  • Social Role Recognition for Human Event Understanding

    Ramanathan, Vignesh (et al.)

    Pages 75-93

  • Integrating Randomization and Discrimination for Classifying Human-Object Interaction Activities

    Khosla, Aditya (et al.)

    Pages 95-114

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eBook $89.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-05491-9
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Hardcover $119.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-05490-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-34709-7
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Human-Centered Social Media Analytics
Editors
  • Yun Fu
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-05491-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-05491-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-05490-2
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-34709-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 208
Number of Illustrations and Tables
46 b/w illustrations, 51 illustrations in colour
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