This workshop will introduce the use of the China Biographical Database (CBDB), mapping data using GIS, and graphing social networks. CBDB is a relational database of 427,000 men and women, mainly from the 6th through 19th centuries. Participants will be given a copy of the complete database. RSVP here.
Presenters: Edith Enright, CBDB Project Manager at Harvard University, and Dr. Peter K. Bol, Charles H. Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University.
For more information: https://ma-ji.github.io/open_data/special_events/
This workshop is orgaized by the RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service and The Center For East Asian Studies.