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Rethinking maps : new frontiers in cartographic theory

Author: Martin Dodge; Rob Kitchin; C R Perkins
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
Series: Routledge studies in human geography, 28.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Maps are changing. They have become important and fashionable once more. Rethinking Maps brings together leading researchers to explore how maps are being rethought, made and used, and what these changes mean for working cartographers, applied mapping research, and cartographic scholarship. It offers a contemporary assessment of the diverse forms that mapping now takes and, drawing upon a number of theoretic  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Maps
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Dodge; Rob Kitchin; C R Perkins
ISBN: 9780415461528 0415461529 9780415676670 0415676673
OCLC Number: 179814069
Description: xvii, 246 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Thinking about maps / Rob Kitchin, Chris Perkins and Martin Dodge --
Rethinking maps and identity : choropleths, clines, and biopolitics / Jeremy W. Crampton --
Rethinking maps from a more-than-human perspective : nature--society, mapping and conservation territories / Leila Harris and Helen Hazen --
Web mapping 2.0 / Georg Gartner --
Modeling the earth : a short history / Michael F. Goodchild --
theirwork : the development of sustainable mapping / Dominica Williamson and Emmet Connolly --
Cartographic representation and the construction of lived worlds : understanding cartographic practice as embodied knowledge / Amy D. Propen --
The 39 steps and the mental map of classical cinema / Tom Conley --
The emotional life of maps and other visual geographies / Jim Craine and Stuart C. Aitken --
Playing with maps / Chris Perkins --
Ce n'est pas le monde (This is not the world) / John Krygier and Denis Wood --
Mapping modes, methods and moments : a manifesto for map studies / Martin Dodge, Chris Perkins and Rob Kitchin.
Series Title: Routledge studies in human geography, 28.
Other Titles: New frontiers in cartographic theory
Cartographic theory
Responsibility: [edited by] Martin Dodge, Rob Kitchen and Chris Perkins.

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Maps are changing. They have become important and fashionable. This title explores how maps are being rethought, made and used, and what these changes mean for working cartographers, applied mapping  Read more...

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