[Humanist] 24.449 researcher & programmer

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Sun Oct 31 10:12:06 CET 2010

                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 24, No. 449.
         Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Fri, 29 Oct 2010 14:32:56 +0100
        From: "Stephen Woodruff" <s.woodruff at arts.gla.ac.uk>
        Subject: RE: [Humanist] 24.444 researcher & programmer
        In-Reply-To: <20101029034435.31A93A61A9 at woodward.joyent.us>

> "... dans ce demaine au moins, l'historien de demain sera programmeur
ou il ne sera plus".
And when automobiles were invented no doubt people said he who would
travel must be an engineer. Which was probably correct for the first 20
years of automobiles with their technical frailty and poor design.
Temporal chauvinism...

Stephen Woodruff
Humanities Advanced Technology & Information Institute 
11 University Gardens
University of Glasgow
Glasgow G12 8QQ

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