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4 edition of Humanities programming found in the catalog.

Humanities programming

a how-to-do-it manual.

by Rhea Joyce Rubin

  • 363 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Neal-Schuman Publishers .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesHow-to-do-it manuals for librarians -- no.72
The Physical Object
Pagination158p.
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22363301M
ISBN 101555700837


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This book is an introduction to computer programming for non-scientific applications using SNOBOL, a computer language that runs on both mainframe and microcomputers and is particularly suitable for use in the humanities. Eight chapters cover all relevant aspects of SNOBOL and each contains example programs and a set of by: 7.

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The goal is to turn solid and promising manuscripts into first-rate, field-shaping books. Applications for the First Book program will be accepted until Monday. After all, people rarely call in the humanities experts during times of crisis.

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Cultural. Public humanities work in public libraries is essential. The core mission of public humanities work is to provide opportunities for people to expand their knowledge and understanding of the world and the human experience, to promote understanding of and form relationships with other people, and to expand our understanding of the past and present.

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Of course, having a programming background helps, despite the premise of the book. This book can also be found online for free on this website. Learn Python the Hard Way: A Very Simple Introduction to the Terrifyingly Beautiful World of Computers and Code.

Although focused on Python 2, this is a book about teaching programming skills to newbie. As an introduction to programming for the Digital Humanities (DH), this book presents six key assignments oriented on DH topics.

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Nominations for the Sara Jaffarian School Library Program Award for Exemplary Humanities Programming must be received by May 6. The book uses Python and Processing, both of which are free software, as the primary programming languages.

Exploratory Programming for the Arts and Humanities provides artists and humanists with privileged access to a highly sophisticated understanding of the concepts and practices that make computer code into such a powerful means of human. Posts with tips or thoughts on programming.

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Co-sponsored by Arts Research Center at UC Berkeley and Engaging the Senses Foundation, with additional support from the. The National Endowment for the Humanities has compiled a collection of digital resources for K and higher education instructors who teach in an online setting.

The resources included in this Teacher's Guide range from videos and podcasts to digitized primary sources and interactive activities and games that have received funding from the NEH, as well as resources for online. If your life has been influenced by the power of the humanities, you understand the importance of the work we do.

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