Predicate: overpresent

Roleset id: overpresent.01 , overrepresent; present (statistically) more often than is true or fair, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

overpresent.01: OVERPRESENT-V NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT. No VNcls. This sense corresponds to present.01, not present.102, the clinical sense. A different sense should be made for that if it comes up. (from overpresent.01-v)


overpresent (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent of (re)presentation
        Arg1-PPT: entity (re)presented

Example: arg 1

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: ns

        This relentless obsession with white privelege and equal opportunities is absurd in the Britain of 2011 ; most of the richest men in the country are Indian , Jew or Russian and Asians-1 are statistically overpresented *T*-1 in higher professional fields , exam results etc yet escape all that inverted class snobbery

        Argm-mnr: statistically
        Rel: overpresented
        Arg1: *T*-1
        Argm-loc: in higher professional fields, exam results etc

Example: Arg 1, PRD and ADV

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        The authors found that persons of color were heavily presented in stories about crime, and within those stories were more likely to be presented as perpetrators of crime than as persons reacting to or suffering from it. An analysis using recent homicide rates in Philadelphia and a rational model of expected victimization indicated that contrary to a realistic conflict explanation, [White actors]-1 were overpresented *T*-1 as victims of violence compared to their roles as perpetrators, and persons of color were overpresented as perpetrators of violence against White actors.

        Rel: overpresented
        Arg1: *T*-1
        Argm-prd: as victims of violence
        Argm-adv: compared to their roles as perpetrators