The AskHistorians Podcast
About This Show
A podcast by history nerds for history nerds (and everyone else too).
Most Recent Episode
AskHistorians Podcast 084 - The Salem Witch Trials and Social Network Analysis
Dan Howlett discusses the Salem Witch Trials and his approach to them using social network analysis. While the focus of the episode is on a digital humanities approach to historical research, the episode also covers the underlying social and political tensions, as well as the general atmosphere of paranoia, in the Salem area at the time. (36min)
Rated 5 out of
So informative and so nicely made!
This show is a go-to for someone who's inquisitive about history and the ramifications of past actions on the present.
Date published: 2017-03-27