Reference : Veins filled with the dilluted sap of rationality. A critical reply to Rens Bod
Scientific journals : Article
Social & behavioral sciences, psychology : Communication & mass media
http://hdl.handle.net/10993/13197
Veins filled with the dilluted sap of rationality. A critical reply to Rens Bod
English
Fickers, Andreas mailto [University of Luxembourg > Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education (FLSHASE) > Identités, Politiques, Sociétés, Espaces (IPSE) >]
Dec-2013
BMGN - Low Countries Historical Review
128
4
155-163
Yes
International
[en] digital humanities, digital history, big data, critical historiography, historical source criticism, transmedia storytelling
[en] This article argues – in contradiction to the thesis developed by Rens Bod – that
the hermeneutic tradition of humanities is not obsolete, especially when trying to understand the opportunities and challenges of using digital technologies for future research. The practice of digital history will have to be based on the critical analysis of the creation, enrichment, editing and retrieval of digital data as much as on the application of classical source criticism and historical contextualisation. If 'content' or rather 'data' is king in digital humanities, as imagined by Bod, context is its crown – at least for digital historians.
Researchers ; Professionals ; Students ; General public
http://hdl.handle.net/10993/13197

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