2020 DOI: 10.33767/osf.io/z469n View full text Preprint
Frederic R. Hopp, Jacob T. Fisher, René Weber

Abstract: Moral conflict is central to appealing narratives, but no methodology exists for computationally extracting moral conflict from narratives at scale. In this article, we present an approach combining tools from social network analysis and natural language processing with recent theoretical advancements in the Model of Intuitive Morality and Exemplars. This approach considers narratives in terms of a network of dynamically evolving relationships between characters. We apply this method in order to analyze 894 mo…

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