Rethinking The Power Of Maps

Author: Denis Wood
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 1593853661
Size: 61.73 MB
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A contemporary follow-up to the groundbreaking Power of Maps, this book takes a fresh look at what maps do, whose interests they serve, and how they can be used in surprising, creative, and radical ways.

Learning And Teaching With Maps

Author: Patrick Wiegand
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415312097
Size: 65.43 MB
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Examines how children read, comprehend, and interpret maps, and explores ways that teaching with maps can be more effective.

A History Of The World In Twelve Maps

Author: Jerry Brotton
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 1846145708
Size: 29.83 MB
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Jerry Brotton is the presenter of the acclaimed BBC4 series 'Maps: Power, Plunder and Possession'. Here he tells the story of our world through maps.

Maps Of The Imagination

Author: Peter Turchi
ISBN: 9781595340412
Size: 11.22 MB
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In Maps of the Imagination, Peter Turchi posits the idea that maps help people understand where they are in the world in the same way that literature, whether realistic or experimental, attempts to explain human realities.

Hot Working Guide

Author: Y. V. R. K. Prasad
Publisher: ASM International
ISBN: 9781615032020
Size: 73.43 MB
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The use of this book replaces the expensive and time consuming trial and error methods in process design and product development.

Some Truth With Maps

Author: Alan M. MacEachren
Size: 59.59 MB
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This monograph, part of Resource Publications in Geography Series of the Association of American Geographers, is a primer on cartographic symbolization & design for users of computer-based mapping systems or geographic information systems ...

The New Nature Of Maps

Author: J. B. Harley
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801870903
Size: 44.27 MB
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"Harley was an iconoclast, subverting traditional approaches to map-making by drawing together art history, literature, philosophy and visual culture. It's a view that can now be savored in his collected essays." -- New Scientist

Maps Of The Ancient Sea Kings

Author: Charles H. Hapgood
Publisher: Adventures Unlimited Press
ISBN: 9780932813428
Size: 65.49 MB
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Hapgood concluded that these ancient mapmakers were in some ways much more advanced in mapmaking than any people prior to the 18th century. Hapgood believes that they mapped all the continents.

Maps And Politics

Author: Jeremy Black
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 1861898371
Size: 42.74 MB
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Maps and Politics addresses this important question and seeks to emphasize that the apparent ‘objectivity’ of the map-making and map-using process cannot be divorced from aspects of the politics of representation.