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Clio Wired: The Future of the Past in the Digital Age Paperback – January 27, 2011

ISBN-13: 978-0231150859 ISBN-10: 0231150857

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 336 pages
  • Publisher: Columbia University Press (January 27, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0231150857
  • ISBN-13: 978-0231150859
  • Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 5.9 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 13.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #295,123 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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For the archivist, these essays ask provocative questions and point to some interesting opportunities, both for repositories and users.

(Christine D'Arpa Archival Issues 1900-01-00)

teachers esepcially should welcome this collection

(Journal of American History 1900-01-00)

About the Author

Roy Rosenzweig (1950-2007) was professor of history and founder of the Center for History and New Media at George Mason University. Author of several books, including The Presence of the Past: Popular Uses of History in American Life (with David Thelen), and director of digital history projects, such as History Matters: The U.S. Survey Course on the Web and the September 11th Digital Archive, he received the Richard W. Lyman Award (presented by the National Humanities Center and the Rockefeller Foundation) for "outstanding achievement in the use of information technology to advance scholarship and teaching in the humanities."


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Many professional and hobby-related things have been written posing the question of how historians will deal with research and presentation in this world where traditional sources of information and methods of delivering research change so much and so quickly. Rosenzweig examines "new media" and what it means for historians, professional or amateur.
First he looks at the change in quantity and quality of information available through new media. Is the large amount an asset, or does it obscure the quality of what is there? What about a forum for people who wish to post their own understanding of history, (Wikipedia) allowing any to access it whether the reader is capable of properly evaluating the evidence or conclusions?
But then, does this new media help historians reach a new audience? is it a great tool for teaching? Does it give researchers access to traditional scholarship without the need to travel to many libraries or wait on articles to come through inter-library loan?
Will this new world change the "business model" (my term) for history? The ethics? Does it lead to a future where historians can thrive, or will this species become extinct and be replaced by a new breed of scolar/teacher/debater?
Well written. easy to read yet thought provoking. . .
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