About UsDan Cohen is the Director of the Center for History and New Media and an Associate Professor in the History and Art History Department at George Mason University.
Fred Gibbs is the Director of Digital Scholarship and an Assistant Professor at the same places.
This project is generously funded by Google, which has given us access to the entire Google Books corpus.
The project also leverages and extends the Center for History and New Media's broader study of the use of text mining in history, which has been generously funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
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Our effort to understand Victorian books through a series of graphs about publication titles may lead new vistors to the site to mistakenly believe that we are uncritical quantifiers. But we are professional historians who treasure nuance and sophisticated interpretation, … Continue reading