Interdisciplining Digital Humanities: Boundary Work In An Emerging Field by Julie Thompson KleinInterdisciplining Digital Humanities: Boundary Work In An Emerging Field by Julie Thompson Klein

Interdisciplining Digital Humanities: Boundary Work In An Emerging Field

byJulie Thompson Klein

Paperback | January 5, 2015

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Interdisciplining Digital Humanities sorts through definitions and patterns of practice over roughly sixty-five years of work, providing an overview for specialists and a general audience alike. It is the only book that tests the widespread claim that Digital Humanities is interdisciplinary. By examining the boundary work of constructing, expanding, and sustaining a new field, it depicts both the ways this new field is being situated within individual domains and dynamic cross-fertilizations that are fostering new relationships across academic boundaries. It also accounts for digital reinvigorations of “public humanities” in cultural heritage institutions of museums, archives, libraries, and community forums.
Julie Thompson Klein is Professor of Humanities in the English Department and Faculty Fellow for Interdisciplinary Development in the Division of Research, Wayne State University.Gail Ryder, who created the cover art, is a graduate of the Master’s in Interdisciplinary Studies at Wayne State University and an Associate Professor of Huma...
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Title:Interdisciplining Digital Humanities: Boundary Work In An Emerging FieldFormat:PaperbackDimensions:218 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.7 inPublished:January 5, 2015Publisher:University Of Michigan PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0472052543

ISBN - 13:9780472052547

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