Archives mensuelles : mars 2013

Dealing with cargoes in Navigocorpus

Silvia Marzagalli and Jean-Pierre Dedieu  presented a paper at the session « Commodity Chains in the First Period of Globalization”  organized by Werner Scheltjens, Philipp Robinson Rössner, Guillaume Daudin, Loïc Charles at the Ninth European Social Science History conference at Glasgow University, Scotland, UK, 11 – 14 April 2012, explaining how we dealt with cargoes in Navigocorpus.

if you want to access this unpublished paper click here: « Tracking trades in Navigocorpus. The examples of fish »

Explaining and working with Navigocorpus

Two recent papers published on the International Journal of Maritime History describes the structure of the database and how it works :

« Navigocorpus, a database for shipping information. A methodological and technical introduction », by Jean-Pierre Dedieu, Silvia Marzagalli, Pierrick Pourchasse et Werner Scheltjens, International Journal of Maritime History, XXIII:2, december 2011, p. 241-262.

Navigocorpus at Work. A Brief Overview of the Potentialities of a Database », par Jean-Pierre Dedieu, Silvia Marzagalli, Pierrick Pourchasse et Werner Scheltjens, International Journal of Maritime History, XXIV:1, juin 2012, p. 331-359.