September 21, 2016

Ngram Viewer - Urban Studies Terminology

For my first Ngram Viewer, I looked up the terms gentrification, slum, gentrification, and urban renewal. This chart shows a correlation between ghetto/slum with urban renewal following the mid-50’s. What […]

Week 5 -Ngram

  For my Ngram I looked up and researched the three words; Cannibal, Cannibalism, and Anthropophagy as I am doing a research paper on cannibalism for my history 301 class […]

Ngram

For the three words, I chose from Greek Gods’ the names Zeus, Ares, and Poseidon. The outcome was what I expected, that Zeus was the most mentioned compared to the […]

The topics I did were Basketball, Soccer, and Hockey. Basketball appeared in books the most which are ┬ánot surprising considering the popularity of basketball. on the other hand, Soccer was […]

So this is our little mapping experiment. Its a timeline of Wars against Native American tribes during the 19th century. Check it out! https://uploads.knightlab.com/storymapjs/e9a41e1ca6c5cdf7a11d04fa7d858e96/native-american-wars/draft.html

https://storymap.knightlab.com/edit/?id=expansion-of-ancient-macedon-under-alexander-the-great This is the site for the group created storymapjs project “Expansion of Ancient Macedon Under Alexander the Great”, while it is in its unfinished state, it offers a visual […]

ngram 2

This ngram shows the frequency of the mention of the words Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, and Ancient Egypt Taking what I already know from another class about the decline and […]

ngram

This was one NGRAM i found interesting…the combination of the words “America” and “Individual”, with an obvious spike in the 40s (perhaps due to the rise in patriotism as a […]