Text Mining and the TRC: An inquiry into methodological viability
Researcher: Joshua Nel, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
Supervisor: Professor Rod Alence, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
The unprecedented growth in size and volume of data requires the examination of novel technologies. The research project applies text mining applications to a section of Truth and Reconciliation Transcripts to determine their viability within investigative journalism.