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What “parts” are needed to build the effective digital historian?

October 30, 2008 by

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Thanks to Craig’s comments on my digital history-related post from the other day, I’m starting to mull over a great deal regarding the needs of digital historians. But first, ya gotta love the title of this post… after all, it is Halloween week! Get it, my digital historian/Frankenstein’s monster metaphor?! Ahh, come on… anyway… We’re still on the […]

Is History Doomed to the “Arts & Humanities?”

September 27, 2008 by

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I’ve been thinking, and… considering recent practice in Digital History and the study of “Historical Memory,” maybe History doesn’t need to be limited to B.A. and M.A. tracks. First, with the expansion of Digital History, perhaps, if the instruction in Digital History practice goes beyond how to use HTML, XHTML, XML, Dreamweaver, blogs as a data-dump, etc., […]

Game Design Theory in Instructional Design

August 17, 2008 by

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Changing gears from Civil War Memory for a bit. Clearly, with only a week before graduate classes start again, I’m getting back into the academic mindset… Though this post from another blog (EDUCAUSE CONNECT) is just over a year old, I couldn’t resist mentioning it here. I’m very interested in how game design theory can […]

What makes an historian a “digital historian?”

April 22, 2008 by

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Just some passing thoughts today. I say passing because I’m more preoccupied with completing three final projects for the semester. One more week to go and the spring semester of ’08 is history! Nevertheless, in the past few days, I’ve been thinking about digital history as a practice. Is it really ok to say that […]

When saying “I am studying Web design” just isn’t enough

April 18, 2008 by

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It’s been quite a while since I posted on anything relating directly to digital history, but the impulse struck me today. Granted, by writing this blog, I have been, to some degree, doing digital history. Yet, I haven’t posted much on theory or anything else that goes along with what really is digital history. To recap a little… after […]