COST Action CA17132 - APPLY
European Network for Argumentation and Public Policy Analysis

COST Action      Horizon 2020

(EU) Policy in General

Swiss-AL

Multilingual (German, French, Italian) Swiss web corpus with texts collected from selected web sources; designed to support data-based and data-driven research on societal and political discourses in Switzerland; includes news and specialist publications, governmental opinions, and parliamentary records, web sites of political parties, companies, and universities, statements from industry associations and NGOs; linguistically annotated on multiple layers (part-of-speech, lemma, named…

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Political, environmental protectionist and expert discourses about the Hungarian nuclear expansion

Official websites of various political, environmental protectionist and expert actors were analyzed about the topic of the Hungarian nuclear expansion (getting two new nuclear reactors to maintain the ratio of nuclear energy production after the approaching shutting off of the old reactors). Restricted access – contact author for more information or specific conditions

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Political press conferences

The corpus includes press conferences coming from the European Central Bank, the European Parliament, NATO, and also the White House. All the conferences include the speech given by politicians and also journalists’ interventions. Restricted access – contact author for more information or specific conditions

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MEPs on Twitter

This corpus consists of a collection of tweets of Members of the European Parliament and candidates at the European Elections of 2014 and 2019, coming from Belgium, France, Spain and the United Kingdom. The tweets are classified per account. Restricted access – contact author for more information or specific conditions

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Argumentation in the European Union

EU legislation, EU soft law instruments, EU press releases = data is available on EUR-lex, website of DG COMM of the European Commission. The data are in English but official EU translation are available through the EU websites (https://eur-lex.europa.eu/homepage.html; https://ec.europa.eu/info/about-european-commission/contact/press-services/press-releases-and-notifications_en). When data is transcribed by researcher (in case of interviews), it cannot be made publicly available.

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Facebook Page Data

Post-level data of posts made by a series of european parties – from AT, BE, CH, DE, DK, ES, FR, GB, HU, IL, IT, MT, PT, RO, RS, SE and TR – to Facebook. Metadata includes text, datestamp and N of engagement (such as likes, shares and so on) that each post had yielded at the time of archiving. See…

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