PacktLib: Mastering Clojure Data Analysis

Mastering Clojure Data Analysis

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Network Analysis – The Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon

Analyzing social networks

Getting the data

Understanding graphs

Implementing the graphs

Measuring social network graphs

Visualizing the graph

Summary

GIS Analysis – Mapping Climate Change

Understanding GIS

Mapping the climate change

Working with map projections

Working with ArcGIS

Summary

Topic Modeling – Changing Concerns in the State of the Union Addresses

Understanding data in the State of Union addresses

Understanding topic modeling

Preparing for visualizations

Setting up the project

Getting the data

Summary

Classifying UFO Sightings

Getting the data

Extracting the data

Dealing with messy data

Visualizing UFO data

Description

Topic modeling descriptions

Hoaxes

Summary

Benford's Law – Detecting Natural Progressions of Numbers

Learning about Benford's Law

Failing Benford's Law

Case studies

Summary

Sentiment Analysis – Categorizing Hotel Reviews

Understanding sentiment analysis

Getting hotel review data

Exploring the data

Preparing the data

Cross-validating the results

Calculating error rates

Using the Weka machine learning library

Running the experiment

Examining the results

Improving the results

Summary

Null Hypothesis Tests – Analyzing Crime Data

Introducing confirmatory data analysis

Understanding null hypothesis testing

Understanding burglary rates

Exploring the data

Conducting the experiment

Interpreting the results

Summary

A/B Testing – Statistical Experiments for the Web

Defining A/B testing

Conducting an A/B test

Summary

Analyzing Social Data Participation

Setting up the project

Summary

Modeling Stock Data

Learning about financial data analysis

Setting up the basics

Getting prepared with data

Analyzing the text

Inspecting the stock prices

Merging text and stock features

Analyzing both text and stock features together with neural nets

Predicting the future

Taking it with a grain of salt

Summary

Index