Thesis / Dissertation

A multi-faceted approach to document quality assessment

Aili Shen, Jianzhong Qi (ed.)

Published : 2020

Abstract

Document quality assessment, due to its complexity and subjectivity, requires considering information from multiple sources and aspects, to capture quality indicators. Grammaticality, readability, stylistics, structure, correctness, and expertise depth reflect the quality of documents from different aspects, with varying importance across different domains. Automatic quality assessment has obvious benefits in terms of time saving and tractability in contexts where the volume of documents is large. In the case of dynamic documents (possibly with multiple authors), such as in the case of Wikipedia, it is particularly pertinent, as any edit potentially has implications for the quality label o..

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