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    The Web Gallery of Art

    The Web Gallery of Art an astonishing virtual museum and searchable database of European painting and sculpture (1150-1800) : http://gallery.euroweb.hu/ lots of other personal addresses : http://aphgcaen.free.fr/chronique/arthist.htm http://aphgcaen.free.fr/chronique/florence.htm http://hgtice.free.fr/butine/peint5014.htm DL
  2. All my support to Richard. I have never had the occasion to meet him, but through many mails, through his students' webpages, I am sure that he deserves full congratulations. We all hope this injustice will be repaired. Daniel
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    Can History be Open Source?

    "Can History be Open Source? Wikipedia and the Future of the Past" An excellent paper from Roy Rosenzweig* (CHNM (Centre for History and New Media, George Mason U). Worth reading, and maybe discussing. http://chnm.gmu.edu/resources/essays/d/42 The first part recalls the Wikipedia 's success story, which challenges the authority of the professional historians. The second tries to determine the accuracy of Wikipedia : he compares entries in Wikipedia with Microsoft's online resource Encarta and American National Biography Online (read his comment on the Lincoln entry). The third one discusses the historians' implications : « Should those who write history for a living join such popular history makers in writing history in Wikipedia? My own tentative answer is YES". "Can the wiki way foster the collaborative creation of historical knowledge?" YES A comment in French : http://clioweb.free.fr/debats/wikirr.htm A "translation" is on the way. If you are bilingual, you may help us in this project. Daniel
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    Les historiens et wikipédia

    Roy Rosenzweig vient de publier un article très documenté sur Les historiens et Wikipédia. "Can History be Open Source? Wikipedia and the Future of the Past." http://chnm.gmu.edu/resources/essays/d/42 La traduction/adaptation en français est en cours. http://clioweb.free.fr/debats/wikirr.htm Pour voir l'avancement du travail en cours : http://clioweb.free.fr/debats/wiki/wikirosen.doc Merci de venir nous aider dans la relecture. Daniel
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    Message de bienvenue

    Franck, merci de ce message que je lis avec 2 mois de retard. Peut-être la réponse, c'est d'abord de convaincre 5 ou personnes, et d'amorcer des échanges réguliers sur nos coups de coeur, au moins dans un premier temps. Daniel
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    France Under Nazi Occupation

    Richard, you may get one (in French) from the curriculum : http://clioweb.free.fr/dossiers/39-45/memoires45.doc One differentiation is a chronological one (1945/1971/1980/1995) 2 others should be a social perspective, and a geographical one (G Gingouin and Limoges, Serge Ravanel and Toulouse...) Daniel
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    France Under Nazi Occupation

    The curriculum says, "1 - Bilan et mémoires de la Seconde Guerre mondiale Après avoir étudié les conséquences du conflit dans l'immédiat après-guerre - sans se limiter aux pertes humaines et aux destructions matérielles -, on présente l'émergence de différentes mémoires de la période de la guerre au sein de la société française". (only for students who have choosen economy or litterature as a main subject) see (in French) : http://clioweb.free.fr/dossiers/39-45/hm2gm2.htm Daniel
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    France Under Nazi Occupation

    - Sid Walker seems to play words. In the nazi propaganda, deportes and Jews died naturally. Do you, in "a normal society", live in the nazi way of treating those they wanted to kill ? in this page (in French), see Robert Antelme 's la soupe, or Raphael Esrail 's account http://clioweb.free.fr/camps/deportes.htm#t%E9moignages - I understand John's remarks. Serge Ravanel has written how the resistants were left aside by de Gaulle visiting Toulouse in 1944. But I should add that a huge work have been done by historians on the history of Resistance, both in France and in Europe. And now, we benefit from a hindsight view: in the 1960s, every French was supposed to have fought the nazis ; in 1970s, every French has "collaborated". All this is far more complex, depending on the date, the region, the social context, the political choice... Daniel
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    Internet en histoire et en géo

    Pour amorcer ces échanges, 4 adresses en français, qui ouvrent sur beaucoup d'autres : - Sur Clioweb, sont regroupées les principales ressources mentionnées dans la Chronique, et utilisées en classe. - La Chronique internet Tous les articles rédigés pour la revue Historiens et Géographes sont disponibles en ligne. - Les Clionautes, Clio-Collège, Clio- Lycée http://www.clionautes.org - Le site développé par Gilles Badufle : http://soshg.free.fr/ - Le site de Jean-Philippe Raud-Dugal : http://apella.ac-limoges.fr/lyc-perrier-tulle/europ/ Daniel
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    Assassinat de John Fitzgerald Kennedy

    Aucun problème. Juste un détail : l'assassinat de Kennedy a une place modeste, aussi bien dans l'histoire enseignée en France que sur les forums d'histoire francophone . DL
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    Histoire de la déportation

    Les déportés et la déportation : http://clioweb.free.fr/camps/deportes.htm
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    Europe's Other Half: Women in the 20th Century

    In French, I have tried to gather many resources on Women and Gender History : http://hgtice.free.fr/butine/genre.htm It was the subject of the 2004 History Festival in Blois. Daniel
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    E-HELP: Introduction

    I have read the Toulouse presentations. Thank to all of you. In my next Internet Chronicle (Historiens & Geographes), I have quoted the titles : http://aphgcaen.free.fr/chronique/390/aphg390.htm#dnl 2 questions : - Is there on this Forum a general entry to summarise all these issues ? If not, can we start one ? - How does E-Help plan to cope with the european languages (25 ?) ? Las january, I have written this paper on "Internet in French secondary schools" : http://hgtice.free.fr/revues/rygiel.htm How can I get it translated to Hungarian, or ... English for instance ? Daniel
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    Multimedia school books in education.

    I don't spealk polish, just french. I have got some answers to my yesterday message, and I have put them online : http://clioweb.free.fr/peda/manuelf1.htm For our generation, it seems difficult not to mix textbooks and multimedia tools. Even if one of the teachers should be pleased to send away all textbooks. In geography, case studies are part of the teaching. This is an easier way for a start. It is possible to find effective websites on a limited subject : I have already quoted this one : http://www.mondes-normands.caen.fr/ On a different approach, I am using the marvellous Web Gallery of Art (Emil Kren and Daniel Marx) to teach the Renaissance Art. Have you seen these 3 David ? Donatello - 1409, 1430 : http://www.wga.hu/html/d/donatell/1_early/david/index.html Verrochio - 1473-75 : http://www.wga.hu/html/v/verocchi/sculptur/index.html Michel-Ange - 1504 : http://www.wga.hu/html/m/michelan/1sculptu/david/index.html
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    Quels manuels multimedia ?

    Dans la foulée de la communication de Dalibor Svoboda, sur "Multimedia school books in Education", une série de questions en Français, et les premières réponses : http://clioweb.free.fr/peda/manuelf1.htm Merci de nous aider dans cette réflexion. DL
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    Multimedia school books in education.

    I have used this interesting seminar to write and send some questions to my fellow teachers on the H-Francais list : http://clioweb.free.fr/peda/manuelf.htm I shall translate just 3 : - What is your point of view ? A teacher using a new tool sold by a publisher ? An author having to imagine and organise pedagogical activities, to write the scientific content, to select useful documents, and to work with full-time programmers ? - How do you see the relationship between these multimedia tools and the textbooks we are using ? In France, these textbooks have several uses. They can help the student who discovers a subject. Can these new tools combine this with new ways of learning ? ( at my school, some students have had to write a project. To do this, they have found a book. They have scanned an image of the cover. But they have forgot to read the book. - How do these multimedia schoolbooks take in account the students 'needs and levels ? It should be useful to have 2 or more entries on each subject, one for a quick reading, another for a deeper study. An important study has been made by the FING : http://www.fing.org/index.php?num=5062,1 Daniel
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    Multimedia school books in education.

    You blame "free resources that can be obtained via the Internet ". I shall agree with a website like "Les mondes normands". http://www.mondes-normands.caen.fr/ But you know that education is a craft, either individual or collective. Internet is a perfect tool to exchange on school practises, and to experiment ways which do not need to be perfect at a start. Several presentations focus on this aspect. I do agree with their authors. And I shall add 3 details : - Some cederoms are made and sold by institutions who don't really seem to know what is Education. They use a "push" technique whereas internet relies more on "pull". - Some cederom contents can be very disappointing from a teaching POV. - Their price and the limitation of copyright are usually exorbitant for a school budget. In some cases, computing seems to be used as a toll on education. Daniel
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    E-HELP: Recommended Software

    PDF My internet magazine describes Foxit Pdf Reader(900 ko). I am trying it. It seems to be fast, but I have been in trouble when I tried to copy/paste to a word processor. http://www.foxitsoftware.com
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    E-HELP: Recommended Software

    on this site quoted by Janos, you can read this : Simkin : "Simkin is a scripting language that can be embedded in Java or C++ applications". http://www.simkin.co.uk/ Daniel
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    E-HELP: Recommended Software

    If I may, as I miss money to buy expensive softwares, at school, I use 2 types : - "Free softwares", for example : . OpenOffice as a wordprocessor, spreadsheet, multimedia presentations. . Firefox as a browser... - Online teaching applications : for instance, Geoclip : http://www.geoclip.net/fr/p14_themes.htm Sorry to have miss the Colomiers meeting. Hope to see you some other day. Daniel
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    Teaching history in France

    Teaching History in France, un des séminaires virtuels menés l'an passé sur le forum Schoolhistory. Plus d'une centaine de messages, près de 4000 "vues". http://www.schoolhistory.co.uk/forum/index...?showtopic=2971
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    Presse, revues, radio en ligne

    - Un choix de journaux et de revues accessibles en ligne - Pour ceux qui ont un accès rapide, les émissions de France Culture restent en ligne une semaine : Ecouter par ex la Nouvelle Fabrique d'Emmanuel Laurentin http://clioweb.free.fr/presse/radio.htm
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    L'histoire de l'art sur internet

    Un des sites de référence : le Web Gallery of Art de Emil Kren et Daniel Marx d'autres adresses (Renaissance, Impressionnistes...) : http://hgtice.free.fr/butinages.htm#hist
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    Traiter ou communiquer ?

    "TICE, veut dire "Technologies de l'information et de la communication pour l'enseignement", dans ce vocable, les termes "information", et " communication l'ont emporté ces derniers temps". La notion de "Traitement de l'information" a totalement disparu". Cette analyse de Pascal Boyries a nourri des échanges sur la liste H-Français. Mon point de vue, un parmi d'autres : http://hgtice.free.fr/peda/traiter.htm
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