Defining digital humanities : a reader /

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Edition:[Enhanced Credo edition]
Imprint:Farnham, Surrey, England : Ashgate Publishing Limited ; Burlington, Vermont : Ashgate Publishing Company, [2013]
Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, 2015.
Description:1 online resource (34 entries) : 3 images ; digital files.
Subject:Digital humanities
Humanities -- Research -- Data processing.
Information storage and retrieval systems -- Humanities.
Humanities -- Electronic information resources.
Digital humanities.
Humanities -- Research -- Data processing.
Information storage and retrieval systems -- Humanities.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
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Varying Form of Title:Digital humanities.
Other authors / contributors:Terras, Melissa M., editor of compilation.
Nyhan, Julianne, editor of compilation.
Vanhoutte, Edward, editor of compilation.
Credo Reference (Firm), distributor.
Notes:Includes bibliographical references.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Description based on title page of print version.
Summary:This reader brings together, for the first time, in one core volume the essential readings that have emerged in Digital Humanities. Chapters provide a historical overview of how the term 'Humanities Computing' developed into the term 'Digital Humanities', and highlight core readings which explore the meaning, scope, and implementation of the field.
Other form:Print version: 1409469638 9781409469636 xv, 314 pages : illustrations
Table of Contents:
  • Is humanities computing an academic discipline? / Geoffrey Rockwell
  • What is humanities computing and what is not? / John Unsworth
  • Information technology and the troubled humanities / Jerome McGann
  • Disciplined : using educational studies to analyse "humanities computing" / Melissa Terras
  • Tree, turf, centre, archipelago, or, Wild acre? : metaphors and stories for humanities computing / Willard McCarty
  • The history and definition of digital humanities computing / Edward Vanhoutte
  • Humanities computing as digital humanities / Patrick Svensson
  • Something called digital humanities / Wendell Piez
  • What is digital humanities and what's it doing in English departments? / Matthew Kirschenbaum
  • The productive unease of 21st century digital scholarship / Julia Flanders
  • Towards a conceptual framework for the digital humanities / Paul Rosenbloom
  • Digital humanities is a spectrum, or, We're all digital humanists now / Lincoln Mullen
  • Who's in and who's out / Stephen Ramsay
  • On building / Stephen Ramsay
  • Inclusion in the digital humanities / Geoffrey Rockwell
  • The digital humanities is not about building, it's about sharing / Mark Sample
  • I'm Chris where am I wrong / Chris Forster
  • Peering inside the big tent / Melissa Terras
  • ADHO, on love and money / Bethany Nowviskie
  • Selected definitions from the day of digital humanities
  • Digital humanities definitions by type / Fred Gibbs.