Data mining is a process of extracting patterns or correlations from larger data sets that are used for analysis. My experience with data mining came from a past project in which I gathered the Inaugural Addresses of the presidents in order…
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Food blogs generate a positive outlet for women to embrace creativity, health and establish a sense of community. However, they also feed into traditional gender roles, such as a “housewife” lifestyle, for women and an “unhelpful…
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Decoding the Civil War used the work of citizen archivists to decode and transcribe Civil War code books and telegrams. The materials used are a part of the Thomas T. Eckert Collection belonging to The Huntington Library. The collection consists…
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Students and professors at Wheaton college worked for over a decade to create Lexos, a free and web-based text analysis tool. Lexos was created so that users could upload text collections from the web and extract patterns from the text in order…
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Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), Understanding Digital Culture: Humanist Lenses for Internet Research is an open-access workshop that provides humanities scholars with resources and training about working with computational…
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Dr. Jonathan Y. Cheng from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, analyzed 13,000 novels published from 1850-2000 and found that more and more descriptions of characters in novels focus on body parts. In 1850, male characters were described with…
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An analysis of 30 million Dutch newspapers found that advertisements do shape articles--but it also works the other way around.
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A recent study that analyzed the faces within 3,389 issues of Time magazine published between the years of 1923 and 2014 found that the majority of faces represented belonged to white men.
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New digital mapping research reveals that the Toruń dunes in Poland have shrunk 60.2% in the most urbanized part of the city.
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The Torn Apart/Separados mapping project visually represents the consequences of President Trump’s immigration laws and enforcement of immigrant child separation.
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A recent blog written by Ewan McAndrew, a Wikimedian in Residence at the University of Edinburgh, declares that students from different disciplines and backgrounds can help close the knowledge and representation gap by contributing their scholarship to Wikipedia.
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AEO-Light 2.0 can generate audio reliably from nearly any optical sound format and is now included in the Federal Agencies Digitization Guidelines Initiative’s specifications for preserving motion picture film materials.
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Susana at Indigenous Engineering found that words like “tomahawk” and “Pocahottie” were far more common than mentions of tribal sovereignty and citizenship.
https://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/unnamed.png255512Elizabeth Chamberlainhttp://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Digital-Humanities-circle-293x300.pngElizabeth Chamberlain2020-03-10 23:44:422020-10-13 19:07:57Cherokee Stereotypes Outnumber Positive Mentions by Three Times on Twitter