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Big Data in History

Authors: Manning, P.

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Big Data in History introduces the project to create a world-historical archive, tracing the last four centuries of historical dynamics and change. Chapters address the archive's overall plan, how to interpret the past through a global archive, the missions of gathering records, linking local data into global patterns, and exploring the results.

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Patrick Manning is Mellon Professor of World History and Director of the World History Center at the University of Pittsburgh, USA. A leader in world-historical scholarship and institution-building, with specialization in Africa and the African diaspora, he now directs an effort to create a world-historical archive.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $59.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Big Data in History
Authors
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-37897-2
DOI
10.1057/9781137378972
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-37896-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 119
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