Electronic Texts in the Humanities: Principles and Practice / Edition 1

Electronic Texts in the Humanities: Principles and Practice / Edition 1

by Susan Hockey
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198711956

ISBN-13: 9780198711957

Pub. Date: 01/25/2001

Publisher: Oxford University Press

This book introduces a range of tools and techniques for manipulating and analyzing electronic texts in the humanities. It shows how electronic texts can be used for the literary analysis, linguistic analysis, authorship attribution, and the preparation and publication of electronic scholarly editions. It also assesses the ways in which research in corpus and

Overview

This book introduces a range of tools and techniques for manipulating and analyzing electronic texts in the humanities. It shows how electronic texts can be used for the literary analysis, linguistic analysis, authorship attribution, and the preparation and publication of electronic scholarly editions. It also assesses the ways in which research in corpus and computational linguistics can feed into better electronic tools for humanities research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198711957
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
01/25/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures
1. Why Electronic Texts?
2. Creating and Acquiring Electronic Texts
3. Text Encoding
4. Concordance and Text Retrieval Programs
5. Literary Analysis
6. Linguistic Analysis
7. Stylometry and Attribution Studies
8. Textual Criticism and Electronic Editions
9. Dictionaries and Lexical Databases
10. Where Next?
Bibliography
Index

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