Computers and the Humanities

, Volume 21, Issue 4, pp 217–225 | Cite as

How should we teach computing to humanists?

  • Robert S. Tannenbaum


Computational Linguistic 
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  1. 1.
    Robert S. Tannenbaum, “A Taxonomy of Computer Methods in the Humanities and Social Sciences - Implications for Education and Applications” in Gayle Ormiston, ed. From Artifact to Habitat: Studies in the Critical Engagement of Technology (Rowan and Littlefield, in press).Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    As the textbook for my courses in computing for humanists, my own book incorporates the material and the sequence advocated in this paper, including the Taxonomy of Computer Applications. Robert S. Tannenbaum, Computing in the Humanities and Social Sciences: Volume I Fundamentals, Volume II Applications (Rockville, MD: Computer Science Press, 1987).Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Robert S. Tannenbaum and B.J. Rahn, “Teaching Computer Literacy to Humanities and Social Science Students,” Academe 70:4 (Sept. -Oct.1984), 19–23.Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Robert S. Tannenbaum and B.J. Rahn, “Computer Literacy for Undergraduate Humanities and Social Science Majors,“ Collegiate Microcomputer 3:2 (Summer 1985), 169–178.Google Scholar

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© Paradigm Press, Inc. 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert S. Tannenbaum
    • 1
  1. 1.Hunter College/CUNYUSA

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