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Same same, but different ? On the Relation of Information Science and the Digital Humanities A Scientometric Comparison of Academic Journals Using LDA and Hierarchical Clustering

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Burghardt, Manuel ; Luhmann, Jan
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In this paper we investigate the relationship of Information Science (IS) and the Digital Humanities (DH) by means of a scientometric comparison of academic journals from the respective disciplines. In order to identify scholarly practices for both disciplines, we apply a recent variant of LDA topic modeling that makes use of additional hierarchical clustering. The results reveal the existence of ...


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