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A Social Networking Map of New Testament Characters

by Stephen Hebert on Wednesday - 31 January 2007

in New Testament, Technology

Joe Weaks of the Macintosh Biblioblog notes that the makers of the ESV (English Standard Version) have used a data visualization technology (Many Eyes) to create a social networking map of new testament characters.

social networking map of new testament characters

I don’t know much about data visualization, but it appears to be a technology that is being used more and more outside the hard sciences.

Do you think the other dots are jealous of the size of the Jesus dot?

UPDATE: Brandon Wason of Novum Testamentum Blog posted another use of Many Eyes data visualization technology. Brandon mapped out the length of New Testament books.

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