Book-length analytic coding for DH by @scott_bot & friends
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Book-length introductions to analytic coding, computational math/stats, or other software development, written specifically for humanists or are close enough that they will allow humanities graduate students with no dev/math experience to teach themselves
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Please add anything I'm missing, feel free to credit yourself - your additions will be added to the blog post below
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NOTE: An expanded, annotated version of this list is available on my website:
scottbot.net/teaching-yourself-to-code-in-dh/
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TitleAuthor(s)YearURL of online version
Is this version free and as complete as printed version (where applicable)?
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xText Analysis with R for Students of LiteratureMatthew Jockers2014
http://www.matthewjockers.net/text-analysis-with-r-for-students-of-literature/
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xHumanities Data in RTilton & Arnold2015http://humanitiesdata.org/n (sections online)@scott_bot
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xThe Programming Historian, 2nd EditionEdited Volumeongoinghttp://programminghistorian.org/y (digital-only; still being written; not very book-like)@scott_bot
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xComputational Historical Thinking: With Applications in RLincoln Mullenongoinghttps://williamjturkel.net/digital-research-methods-with-mathematica/y (digital-only; still being written)@scott_bot
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xThe Rubyist HistorianJason Heppler2014http://hepplerj.github.io/rubyist-historian/y (digital-only)@scott_bot
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xThe Art of Literary Text AnalysisSinclair & Rockwellongoinghttps://github.com/sgsinclair/altay (digital-only; still being written)@scott_bot
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xDigital Research Methods with MathematicaWilliam J Turkel2015https://williamjturkel.net/digital-research-methods-with-mathematica/y (digital-only)@scott_bot
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xStatistics for the HumanitiesJohn Canning2014http://statisticsforhumanities.net/book/y (digital-only)@scott_bot
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xDrupal for HumanistsQuinn Dombrowski2016http://drupal.forhumanists.org/bookn (sections online)
@Literature_Geek
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How to Write a Zotero TranslatorAdam Crymble2009http://niche-canada.org/member-projects/zotero-guide/chapter1.htmly (print-on-demand)@ProgHist
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Data Mining: Practical Machine Learning Tools and Techniques (4th ed)
Witten, Frank, Hall, & Pal2016http://www.cs.waikato.ac.nz/ml/weka/book.htmln (slides, errata online)@heatherfro
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xStatistics for Corpus LinguisticsMichael Oakes1998n@heatherfro
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xExploratory Programming for the Arts and Humanities Nick Montfort2016n
@electricarchaeo
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xD3.js in Action (2nd ed)Elijah Meeks2017https://www.manning.com/books/d3js-in-action-second-editionn (sections online)@digitaldante
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xAn Introduction to Text Analysis: A CoursebookBrandon Walsh & Sarah Horowitz2016http://walshbr.com/textanalysiscoursebook/y (digital-only)@kintopp
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Handbook of Mixed Membership Models and their ApplicationsAiroldi, Blei, Erosheva, Fienberg2014
https://www.crcpress.com/Handbook-of-Mixed-Membership-Models-and-Their-Applications/Airoldi-Blei-Erosheva-Fienberg/p/book/9781466504080
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Applications of Topic ModelsBoyd-Graber, Hu, and Mimnoongoingy (in preparation)@dmimno
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xPython Programming for the HumanitiesFolgert Karsdorp and Maarten van Gompelongoinghttp://www.karsdorp.io/python-course/y (digital-only)@collinj
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xNatural Language Processing for Historical TextsMichael Piotrowski2012http://nlphist.hypotheses.org/n@scott_bot
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xThe Programming Historian, 1st EditionWilliam J. Turkel and Alan MacEachern2007
http://niche-canada.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/programming-historian-1.pdf
y (digital-only)@scott_bot
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x(Xe)LaTeX appliqué aux sciences humaines
Maïeul Rouquette, Brendan Chabannes et Enimie Rouquette
2012http://geekographie.maieul.net/95y@maieulr
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xText Mining with RJulia Silge and David Robinson2017http://tidytextmining.com/y@lousylinguist
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xThe Curious Journalist's Guide to DataJonathan Stray2016https://towcenter.gitbooks.io/curious-journalist-s-guide-to-data/content/y@scott_bot
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Think StatsAllen Downey2014http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920034094.don (digital and print)@lndgrn
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