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Social Science Research Council (SSRC) New Books Network — Discussions with Authors about their New Books. Online literary magazines. Culture Magazines & Journals I. Archive Articles. SIGN IN to access Harper’s Magazine Close X.

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The Universal Journalist: Expanded and Updated, Randall. The Steady Decline Of News. Are Foundations the Solution to the American Journalistic Crisis? Required Reading from Journalism Professors. Below, six syllabi from journalism professors on what you should be reading. 1.

Required Reading from Journalism Professors

Journalism 494: Pollner Seminar In Narrative Non-Fiction With Esquire’s Chris Jones (University of Montana) “The purpose of this course is to teach students how to write publishable magazine-length narrative non-fiction: In other words, my aim is to help you learn how to write good, long, true stories. Home - Journalist's Resource Journalist's Resource. Professional News Photography Worldwide. Official Public Record. Pacific Standard. E-Duke Books. All Our Worlds: Diverse Fantastic Fiction. Feminae: Quick Search. About - The UPDirectory. JAC Online: A Journal of Rhetoric, Culture, and Politics. Project Vox. Ergo, an Open Access Journal of Philosophy. Like tracking the mythology tag, but better. Internet Sacred Text Archive Home. SLUB Dresden: Digital Collections.

Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana - Catalogo Manoscritti. The geography of academic knowledge. Our team recently had the opportunity of working with some submission data from SAGE journals.

The geography of academic knowledge

Amongst other things, the data tell us where authors of articles come from, and primary discipline of the journal they are submitting to. We therefore decided to map out the geography of submissions for journals in five categories: Communication (n = 22), Clinical Medicine and Critical Care (51), Cultural Studies (7), Engineering and Computing (34), and Management and Organization Studies (28). A few broad patterns are apparent here. First, we see way more academic content coming from the Global North than from the Global South. Africa in particular is notable for its absence.

Home. OASIS. Directory of Open Access Journals. Journal of Student Research. BibSonomy. Bentham Open. Browse titles in journals and book content. Online Journal Database. - Business viewpoints from the editors at Hoover's. RePEc: Research Papers in Economics.

University of California. Search the world's historic newspaper archives. How to Change the Centuries-Old Model of Academic Publishing - Pacific Standard. Back when I was a new graduate student, more than a dozen years ago, nearly all scientific journals in my field had a website, but that didn’t mean you could always get the papers you needed online.

How to Change the Centuries-Old Model of Academic Publishing - Pacific Standard

Often, I had to go to the library with a handful of quarters for the photocopier in order to get the print version of an article that was neither online nor pay-walled. Because this was time consuming, I would only do this for articles I really needed to read. If an article wasn't accessible online and didn't seem particularly important, I wouldn't bother to track it down—and I wouldn't cite it in my own work. Publishers of academic journals, whose primary reason for existence is to facilitate communication between scientists, were clearly failing to take full advantage of the Internet to disseminate the papers they published.

Part of the problem is that nobody knows what uses of social media will be effective. To know whether an experiment works, you need a way to measure success. Graphiq Search. 15 Massive Online Databases You Should Know About. Advertisement Think of your favorite open databases.

15 Massive Online Databases You Should Know About

I’m sure Wikipedia and IMDb instantly spring to mind, but you might not be in the need of all that knowledge ever, or a comprehensive database of all things entertainment. Sometimes you need a bit of VLDB (Very Large Data Base) flavor. Eval_websites.pdf. Scholar.pdf (application/pdf Object) Free Summarizer, an online automatic tool to summarize any text or article.

Free reference manager and research manager - Qiqqa. Students, get citable references for your research with The Full Wiki. Search engines. Cloud storage. WikiGalaxy: Explore Wikipedia in 3D. Wikipedia Editors Uncover Extortion Scam And Extensive Cybercrime Syndicate. Wikipedia, the world’s online trove of collective knowledge, is in the midst of a international extortion scandal, where editors secretly charged businesses and artists a fee to create and “protect” articles.

Wikipedia Editors Uncover Extortion Scam And Extensive Cybercrime Syndicate

The Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit organization that sponsors but does not operate Wikipedia, announced Monday that at least 381 accounts have been suspended for “black hat” editing, in which editors charge and accept money for “to promote external interests.” The scam affects English Wikipedia, which boasts 4.9 million articles, has over 26 million users, and 1,343 administrators, according site statistics. Angola’s Wikipedia Pirates Are Exposing the Problems With Digital Colonialism. Why Study History? (1998) By Peter N.

Why Study History? (1998)

Stearns People live in the present. They plan for and worry about the future. History, however, is the study of the past. Given all the demands that press in from living in the present and anticipating what is yet to come, why bother with what has been? What are Historical Sources? — Faculty of History. A source is anything that has been left behind by the past.

What are Historical Sources? — Faculty of History

Reading Like a Historian. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. Good reading is about asking questions of your sources.

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Keep the following in mind when reading primary sources. Even if you believe you can't arrive at the answers, imagining possible answers will aid your comprehension. Reading primary sources requires that you use your historical imagination. This process is all about your willingness and ability to ask questions of the material, imagine possible answers, and explain your reasoning. Histography - Timeline of History.

ChronoZoom. 25 Great Essays about History. The best writing about how we got where we are American History.

25 Great Essays about History

100 Incredible YouTube Channels for History Buffs. If you love history, or just want to learn more about it, YouTube has exactly what you need. Always up to the challege of providing thorough, accurate information, YouTube delivers channels from leading names in historical studies, from The Smithsonian to the Discovery Channel. You’re sure to find just the right information you need for your lecture, lesson plan, or perhaps just your personal viewing pleasure. General History These videos can give your students a better insight into historical events. Art History From ancient Greek sculpture to post-Modernism, YouTube has it all. History. Voices of History - Old Time Radio Shows - OTR. WORLD HISTORY SOURCES: FINDING WORLD HISTORY.

Online Medieval & Classical Library. EyeWitness To The Middle Ages and Renaissance. Life in a Christian Monastery, ca. 585"When he was dead his body was not placed with the bodies of the brethren, but a grave was dug in the dung pit, and his body was flung down into it. . . " Crime and punishment in a medieval monastery: the monastery's Abbott provides insight into the monastic life. The Vikings Discover America, ca. 1000"There was no want of salmon either in the river or in the lake. " Five hundred years before Columbus, the Vikings discover a New World. Invasion of England, 1066The Norman conquest of Anglo-Saxon England described through the images of the 900 year-old Bayeux Tapestry. Anarchy in 12th Century EnglandThe Anglo-Saxon Chronicle paints a sobering picture of life in 12th century England that contrasts strikingly with Hollywood's image of the Middle Ages.

Medieval Manuscripts & Maps Digitized. Particolored Garments in Medieval Art. A WHO’S WHO OF TUDOR WOMEN (index) Read This First: I’ve seen a few fashion posts trying to expand the... Victorian Women Writers Project- Home. Can An Algorithm Do The Job Of A Historian - BuzzFeed News. All Things Linguistic. 15 Great Articles about Linguistics. The Great Language Game.

Can you guess where people are from based on their accents? Language Log. An important rallying cry and usage distinction made by allies of undocumented workers in the current cultural battle over immigration in the United States is Elie Wiesel's assertion above: "No human being is illegal.

" In the quote, Wiesel gives examples of the kinds of adjectives that he feels can denote properties of people (fat, skinny, beautiful, right, and wrong). On the other hand, calling a person 'illegal', he says, is a contradiction in terms. Language Documentation & Conservation (LD&C) Speech Accent Archive. Lexicity. Glossary of linguistic terms. 1274434745_evolution-of-the-alphabet.gif (GIF Image, 988x200 pixels) Languagetree.jpg (JPEG Image, 850x608 pixels) - Scaled (90%)

Forget Google Translate: 3 Ways to Get an Accurate, Quick Translation. Bad translations. I Made A Linguistics Professor Listen To A Blink-182 Song And Analyze The Accent. The Loneliness of the Long Distance Speaker: Linguistic Isolation in the Modern World. Chi Luu is a peripatetic linguist who speaks Australian English and studies dead languages. Ancient whistle language uses whole brain for long-distance chat. The Geography of Profanity - Pacific Standard. The secret history of “Y’all”: The murky origins of a legendary Southern slang word. A Linguist Explains the Grammar of Shipping - The Toast. A Canal Where a Language Used to Be.

Australia, we need to talk about the way we speak. What are your favourite books (or books you would... The First World War in Poetry, British Library. USGS Historical Topographic Maps. How Much Would You Cost?