American Digital History

  title={American Digital History},
  author={Orville Vernon Burton},
  journal={Social Science Computer Review},
  pages={206 - 220}
  • O. V. Burton
  • Published 1 May 2005
  • Sociology
  • Social Science Computer Review
U.S. History and Computing have had a long history of partnership in teaching and research. There currently is a deep divide among historians on the direction this partnership will take in the future. Will the partnership revolutionize theways in which history is taught and researched or will it simply offer additional tools to improve traditional practices? In either case, future success depends on history scholars taking an active role in the partnership. With active and involved historians… Expand
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