The tool and the job: Digital humanities methods and the future of the history of the human sciences

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This article, based on a presentation at the Future of the History of the Human Sciences workshop (2016), discusses some of the potential benefits and pitfalls of digital humanities (DH) tools and approaches for historians of the human sciences. It reviews some of the major approaches that form DH and draws on the author’s experience as part of a team creating a large DH resource to consider the complications presented by these.

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)83
Number of pages98
JournalHistory of the Human Sciences
Issue number1
Early online date8 May 2019
Publication statusPublished - 2019

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