Digital Keys for Unlocking the Humanities’ Riches (NYTimes.com)

By PATRICIA COHEN
Published: November 16, 2010

A history of the humanities in the 20th century could be chronicled in “isms” — formalism, Freudianism, structuralism, postcolonialism — grand intellectual cathedrals from which assorted interpretations of literature, politics and culture spread. The next big idea in language, history and the arts? Data.

Read more at http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/17/arts/17digital.html?_r=1&emc=eta1

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