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  • The Shape of Data in Digital Humanities

    Modeling Texts and Text-based Resources

    By Julia Flanders, Fotis Jannidis

    This book addresses the need of humanities scholars for whom technology and data now play a large role in their research and teaching and who need deeper expertise in the area of data modeling and representation. The authors, all experts in digital humanities, offer a clear explanation of key…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • Anthropology at Home: Developments in French

    By Marion Demossier

    Using a series of case studies, starting in 1945 with the fall of the Vichy regime, this book explores French ethnology as an academic discipline and as a practice, in relation to the politics of heritage and the fostering of cultural identities at both a national and regional level. It argues that…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Archiving Loss

    Holding Places for Difficult Memories

    By Martine Hawkes

    Drawing together many stories from the archives of difficult events and volatile histories, Archiving Loss: Holding Places for Difficult Memories asks how we might cut and walk a path for memory, loss, and silence in the archive. The difficult events discussed in this book include state responses…

    Hardback – 2018-05-06 
    Routledge

  • New Directions in Mobile Media and Performance

    By Camille Baker

    This book explores the new and varied artistic and performative projects that have developed since the onset of the smart phone. The author examines how mobile devices are used in performative and video artworks for participatory, or interactive, visual works and performances. She discusses the…

    Hardback – 2018-05-05 
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • Creative Conservation of Heritage Values

    Philosophical Interpretations and Architectural Interventions

    By Vassilis Ganiatsas

    Contemporary practice of Heritage Preservation is currently regulated by a plethora of charters, decrees, conventions and recommendations, aiming to guide all aspects of heritage protection and management. However, despite all this specific technical and practical guidance, there has been far less…

    Hardback – 2018-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Digital Palaeography

    By Stewart Brookes, Malte Rehbein, Peter Stokes

    Palaeography, both in the narrow sense of the history of handwriting and more broadly as book history and the study of documents and manuscripts as material objects, stands as the foundation of much of medieval studies. However, the palaeographical method has undergone a significant transformation…

    Hardback – 2018-03-31 
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • Elements of Diagramming

    Design Theories, Analyses and Methods

    By Clive J. Richards

    This book brings together some of the growing number of research studies and inquiries into practice that have focused on the visual communication design aspects of diagrams used principally to inform the non-expert. This places it firmly in the domain of that viewer/user-centred field of endeavour…

    Hardback – 2018-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Measurements in Distance Education

    A Compendium of Instruments, Scales, and Measures for Evaluating Online Learning

    By Amy J. Catalano

    As more postsecondary faculty become engaged in designing online learning environments, research conducted on distance education program quality becomes increasingly important. Measurements in Distance Education is a concise, well-organized guide to some of the many instruments, scales, and methods…

    Paperback – 2018-03-21 
    Routledge

  • Digital Media Usage Across the Life Course

    Edited by Paul G. Nixon, Rajash Rawal, Andreas Funk

    New York Times columnist, Thomas Friedman declared the modern age in which we live as the ’age of distraction’ in 2006. The basis of his argument was that technology has changed the ways in which our minds function and our capacity to dedicate ourselves to any particular task. Others assert that…

    Paperback – 2018-02-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

  • Living in Digital Worlds

    Designing the Digital Public Space

    By Naomi Jacobs, Rachel Cooper

    Living in Digital Worlds investigates the relationship between human society and technology, as our private and particularly our public lives are increasingly undertaken in spaces that are inherently digital: digital public spaces. The book unpicks why digital technology is such an inextricable…

    Hardback – 2018-02-08 
    Routledge

  • Information Ethics

    Reflection and practice

    By David McMenemy

    A practical, comprehensive guide to ethical issues in library and information work. This book considers the over-arching ethical concepts impacting on all library and information professionals and will be of interest to both practitioners and students. Practical guidance to ethical dilemmas is…

    Paperback – 2018-01-31 
    Facet Publishing

  • Shakespeare's Language in Digital Media

    Old Words, New Tools

    Edited by Janelle Jenstad, Mark Kaethler, Jennifer Roberts-Smith

    The authors of this book ask how digital research tools are changing the ways in which practicing editors historicize Shakespeare's language. Scholars now encounter, interpret, and disseminate Shakespeare's language through an increasing variety of digital resources, including online editions such…

    Hardback – 2018-01-09 
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

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