Describes the first phase of a digital project mapping social and cultural relationships in early 18th century Edinburgh, Scotland, part of a larger AHRC grant-funded study Allan Ramsay and Edinburgh in the First Age of the Enlightenment; explores interrelations between urban history, digital mapping, and emerging interest in the field of memory studies; and suggests links between the heterogeneous and cosmopolitan nature of housing in early 18th century Edinburgh and the Scottish Enlightenment culture of innovation.
Pittock, Murray and Lamont, Craig
"Spatial Humanities and Memory Studies: Mapping Edinburgh in the First Age of the Enlightenment,"
Studies in Scottish Literature:
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