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Collaborative Historical Information Analysis
Afterword: Ritual, Emotion and Power
A Macroscope for Global History. Seshat Global History Databank: a methodological overview
This article introduces the ‘Seshat: Global History’ project, the methodology it is based upon and its potential as a tool for historians and other humanists. The article describes in detail how the Seshat methodology and ...
Building the Seshat Ontology for a Global History Databank
What is Seshat: the Global History Databank?
The Seshat: Global History Databank brings together the most current and comprehensive body of knowledge about human history in one place. This unique Databank systematically collects what is currently known about the ...
What is Seshat?
Seshat: The Global History Databank
The vast amount of knowledge about past human societies has not been systematically organized and, therefore, remains inaccessible for empirically testing theories about cultural evolution and historical dynamics. For ...
Agricultural productivity in past societies : Toward an empirically informed model for testing cultural evolutionary hypotheses
Agricultural productivity, and its variation in space and time, plays a fundamental role in many theories of human social evolution. However, we often lack systematic information about the productivity of past agricultural ...