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Geographical text analysis: a new approach to understanding nineteenth-century mortality

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Geographical text analysis : a new approach to understanding nineteenth-century mortality. / Porter, Catherine; Atkinson, Paul; Gregory, Ian Norman.

In: Health and Place, Vol. 36, 11.2015, p. 25-34.

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@article{05d0e40f7324420aa959a0bccd7c1974,
title = "Geographical text analysis: a new approach to understanding nineteenth-century mortality",
abstract = "This paper uses Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Corpus Linguistics to extract disease related keywords from the Registrar-General{\textquoteright}s Decennial Supplements. Combined with known mortality figures, this provides, for the first time, a spatial picture of the relationship between the Registrar-General{\textquoteright}s discussion of disease and deaths in England and Wales in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Techniques such as collocation, density analysis, the Hierarchical Regional Settlement matrix and regression analysis are employed to extract and analyse the data resulting in new insight into the relationship between the Registrar-General{\textquoteright}s published texts and the changing mortality patterns during this time. ",
keywords = "Geographical Text Analysis, Corpus linguistics, GIS, Infant mortality, Registrar-General",
author = "Catherine Porter and Paul Atkinson and Gregory, {Ian Norman}",
note = "This is the author{\textquoteright}s version of a work that was accepted for publication in Health and Place. Changes resulting from the publishing process, such as peer review, editing, corrections, structural formatting, and other quality control mechanisms may not be reflected in this document. Changes may have been made to this work since it was submitted for publication. A definitive version was subsequently published in Health and Place, 36, 2015 DOI: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2015.08.010",
year = "2015",
month = nov,
doi = "10.1016/j.healthplace.2015.08.010",
language = "English",
volume = "36",
pages = "25--34",
journal = "Health and Place",
issn = "1353-8292",
publisher = "Elsevier Limited",

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T1 - Geographical text analysis

T2 - a new approach to understanding nineteenth-century mortality

AU - Porter, Catherine

AU - Atkinson, Paul

AU - Gregory, Ian Norman

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PY - 2015/11

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N2 - This paper uses Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Corpus Linguistics to extract disease related keywords from the Registrar-General’s Decennial Supplements. Combined with known mortality figures, this provides, for the first time, a spatial picture of the relationship between the Registrar-General’s discussion of disease and deaths in England and Wales in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Techniques such as collocation, density analysis, the Hierarchical Regional Settlement matrix and regression analysis are employed to extract and analyse the data resulting in new insight into the relationship between the Registrar-General’s published texts and the changing mortality patterns during this time.

AB - This paper uses Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Corpus Linguistics to extract disease related keywords from the Registrar-General’s Decennial Supplements. Combined with known mortality figures, this provides, for the first time, a spatial picture of the relationship between the Registrar-General’s discussion of disease and deaths in England and Wales in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Techniques such as collocation, density analysis, the Hierarchical Regional Settlement matrix and regression analysis are employed to extract and analyse the data resulting in new insight into the relationship between the Registrar-General’s published texts and the changing mortality patterns during this time.

KW - Geographical Text Analysis

KW - Corpus linguistics

KW - GIS

KW - Infant mortality

KW - Registrar-General

U2 - 10.1016/j.healthplace.2015.08.010

DO - 10.1016/j.healthplace.2015.08.010

M3 - Journal article

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SP - 25

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JO - Health and Place

JF - Health and Place

SN - 1353-8292

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