Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||edited by Peter C. Patton, Renee A. Holoien.|
|Series||Lexington books series in computer science|
|Contributions||Patton, Peter C., Holoien, Renee A.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||404|
The humanities include ancient and modern languages, literature, law, history, philosophy, religion, and visual and performing arts such as music and theatre. The humanities that are also regarded as social sciences include technology, anthropology, area studies, . Computation and the Humanities will be an essential read for cultural and computing historians, digital humanists and those interested in developments like the digitisation of cultural heritage and artefacts. This book is open access under a CC BY-NC license. Constance Crompton is Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities at the University of British Columbia—Okanagan Campus, Canada.. Richard J. Lane is a Professor and Principal Investigator of the MeTA Digital Humanities Lab at Vancouver Island University, Canada.. Ray Siemens is the Canada Research Chair in Humanities Computing and Distinguished Professor in the Faculty of Humanities in . Humanities Computing provides a rationale for a computing practice that is of and for as well as in the humanities and the interpretative social sciences. It engages philosophical, historical, ethnographic and critical perspectives to show how computing helps us fulfil the basic mandate of the humane sciences to ask ever better questions of the 3/5(1).
While it’s true that Busa’s Index Thomisticus ignited the field of humanities computing between and , the Eames’ groundbreaking “Powers of Ten” fluidly demonstrated scale using an appropriate medium, and went on to inspire critical ways of seeing things at various zoom levels: texts, art, stories, or just about anything. ( views) Statistics for the Humanities by John Canning - British Academy, This book is a beginner's guide to statistics which uses examples from the humanities subjects. The book is aimed primarily at undergraduate humanities students, especially those who have not studied mathematics since the age of Discover the best Humanities in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. For humanities computing this began to happen by the later s although it is perhaps interesting to note that very few of these include the words "Humanities Computing" in the program title. King's College London offers a BA Minor in Applied Computing with a number of humanities disciplines, and its new MA, based in the Centre for Humanities.
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