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Book Title : Dear Data
Author : Giorgia Lupi
Publisher : Particular Books
Release Date : 2016-09-01
Pages : 304
ISBN : 1846149061
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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From an award-winning project comes an inspiring, collaborative book that makes data artistic, personal - and open to all Each week for a year, Giorgia and Stefanie sent each other a postcard describing what had happened to them during that week around a particular theme. But they didn't write it, they drew it: a week of smiling, a week of apologies, a week of desires. Presenting their fifty-two cards, along with thoughts and ideas about the data-drawing process, Dear Data hopes to inspire you to draw, slow down and make connections with other people, to see the world through a new lens, where everything and anything can be a creative starting point for play and expression.

Book Title : Exam Prep for Dear Data
Author : David Mason
Publisher : Rico Publications
Release Date : 2019-09-08
Pages : 800
ISBN : PKEY:QA3640332
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Political science is a social science which deals with systems of governance, and the analysis of political activities, political thoughts, and political behavior. This book provides over 2,000 Exam Prep questions and answers to accompany the text Dear Data Items include highly probable exam items: Hannibal, Holy Roman Empire, John Tyler, Mississippi, Federalism, Senate, Leon Trotsky, Totalitarianism, Tories, Rhode Island, Civil service, Compact theory, Means of production, Anarchy, Johann Gottlieb Fichte, and more.

Book Title : Voices from the South
Author : Amanda Du Preez
Publisher : AOSIS
Release Date : 2018-12-01
Pages : 292
ISBN : 9781928396703
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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This volume captures the status of digital humanities within the Arts in South Africa. The primary research methodology falls within the broader tradition of phenomenological hermeneutics, with a specific emphasis on visual hermeneutics. Some of the tools utilised as part of the visual hermeneutic methods are geographic information system (GIS) mapping, sensory ethnography and narrative pathways. Digital humanities is positioned here as the necessary engagement of the humanities with the pervasive digital culture of the 21st century. It is posited that the humanities and arts, in particular, have an essential role to play in unlocking meaning from scientific, technological and data-driven research. The critical engagement with digital humanities is foregrounded throughout the volume, as this crucial engagement works through images. Images (as understood within image studies) are not merely another form of text but always more than text. As such, this book is the first of its kind in the South African scholarly landscape, and notably also a first on the African continent. Its targeted audience include both scholars within the humanities, particularly in the arts and social sciences. Researchers pursuing the new field of digital humanities may also find the ideas presented in this book significant. Several of the chapters analyse the question of dealing with digital humanities through representations of the self as viewed from the Global South. However, it should be noted that self-representation is not the only area covered in this volume. The latter chapters of the book discuss innovative ways of implementing digital humanities strategies and methodologies for teaching and researching in South Africa.

Book Title : All Data Are Local
Author : Yanni Alexander Loukissas
Publisher : MIT Press
Release Date : 2019-04-30
Pages : 272
ISBN : 9780262039666
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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How to analyze data settings rather than data sets, acknowledging the meaning-making power of the local. In our data-driven society, it is too easy to assume the transparency of data. Instead, Yanni Loukissas argues in All Data Are Local, we should approach data sets with an awareness that data are created by humans and their dutiful machines, at a time, in a place, with the instruments at hand, for audiences that are conditioned to receive them. The term data set implies something discrete, complete, and portable, but it is none of those things. Examining a series of data sources important for understanding the state of public life in the United States—Harvard's Arnold Arboretum, the Digital Public Library of America, UCLA's Television News Archive, and the real estate marketplace Zillow—Loukissas shows us how to analyze data settings rather than data sets. Loukissas sets out six principles: all data are local; data have complex attachments to place; data are collected from heterogeneous sources; data and algorithms are inextricably entangled; interfaces recontextualize data; and data are indexes to local knowledge. He then provides a set of practical guidelines to follow. To make his argument, Loukissas employs a combination of qualitative research on data cultures and exploratory data visualizations. Rebutting the “myth of digital universalism,” Loukissas reminds us of the meaning-making power of the local.

Book Title : Sherlock Holmes and Philosophy
Author : Josef Steiff
Publisher : Open Court Publishing
Release Date : 2011
Pages : 376
ISBN : 9780812697315
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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The best and wisest of men or a heartless machine? Crusader for justice or cynical egoist? Mr. Holmes, the brain of Baker Street, continues to fascinate, to baffle, and to be interpreted very differently—by, among others, Basil Rathbone, Jeremy Brett, Robert Downey Jr., and Benedict Cumberbatch, without losing his unmistakable identity. Sherlock Holmes and Philosophy applies observation and deduction to the ultimate “three pipe problem,” the meaning of Sherlock Holmes. -- Cover p. [4] and publisher's website.

Book Title : Star Trek and Philosophy
Author : Jason T. Eberl
Publisher : Open Court Publishing
Release Date : 2008
Pages : 287
ISBN : 9780812696493
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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"Essays address philosophical aspects of the five television series and ten feature films that make up the Star Trek fictional universe"--Provided by publisher.

Book Title : Survey of 1993 Statistical Abstract CD ROM Users
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Release Date : 1994*
Pages : 2
ISBN : IND:32000013398898
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Book Title : The Definitive Star Trek Trivia Book
Author : Jill Sherwin
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Release Date : 2001-07-14
Pages : 256
ISBN : 074341957X
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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By popular demand...a second book of Star Trek® trivia questions from the greatest science fiction phenomenon of all time! The Definitive Star Trek Trivia Book, Volume II contains more than two thousand new questions, quizzes, and brainteasers on topics ranging from "Personnel" to "Strategies and Tactics" to Star Trek Romances," Test yourself and your friends -- Who among you is the ultimate Star Trek expert? 1) Which episode begins with a giant hand grabbing the U.S.S. Enterprise? 2) What was Q's gift to Data in "Deja Q"? 3) Where did Benjamin Siska first meet Dax? a) Starfleet Academy b) Utopia Planitia c) Pelios Station d) U.S.S. Livingston 4) What do the following officers have in common? 5) The Klingon who steers the mythological Barge of the Dead is named 6) Match each shuttlecraft to its "parent" ship: A. Chaffee B. Cochrane C. Columbus D. Copernicus E. Curie i. U.S.S. Enterprise ii. U.S.S. Enterprise-A iii. U.S.S. Enterprise-D iv. U.S.S. Defiant v. U.S.S. Voyager

Book Title : Sherlock Holmes and Conan Doyle
Author : S. Vanacker
Publisher : Springer
Release Date : 2012-11-12
Pages : 220
ISBN : 9781137291561
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Sherlock Holmes is an iconic figure within cultural narratives. More recently, Conan Doyle has also appeared as a fictional figure in contemporary novels and films, confusing the boundaries between fiction and reality. This collection investigates how Holmes and Doyle have gripped the public imagination to become central figures of modernity.

Book Title : Linear Integrated Circuits
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Publisher :
Release Date : 1990
Pages :
ISBN : PSU:000017271028
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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