Digital_Humanities (Mit Press)
Digital_Humanities (Mit Press)
Digital_Humanities (Mit Press)

Brand: The MIT Press

Digital_Humanities (Mit Press)

  • Publish Date: 2012-11-16
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Author: Anne Burdick;Johanna Drucker;Peter Lunenfeld;Todd Presner;Jeffrey Schnapp
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A visionary report on the revitalization of the liberal arts tradition in the electronically inflected, design-driven, multimedia language of the twenty-first century.

Digital_Humanities is a compact, game-changing report on the state of contemporary knowledge production. Answering the question What is digital humanities?, it provides an in-depth examination of an emerging field. This collaboratively authored and visually compelling volume explores methodologies and techniques unfamiliar to traditional modes of humanistic inquiryincluding geospatial analysis, data mining, corpus linguistics, visualization, and simulationto show their relevance for contemporary culture. Written by five leading practitioner-theorists whose varied backgrounds embody the intellectual and creative diversity of the field, Digital_Humanities is a vision statement for the future, an invitation to engage, and a critical tool for understanding the shape of new scholarship.

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