Further Developments in the Theory and Practice of Cybercartography
  • Author : D.R. Fraser Taylor
  • Release Date : 13 September 2019
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 554
  • ISBN 13 : 9780444642820

Further Developments in the Theory and Practice of Cybercartography Book Summary

Further Developments in the Theory and Practice of Cybercartography, Third Edition, Volume Nine, presents a substantively updated edition of a classic text on cybercartography, presenting new and returning readers alike with the latest advances in the field. The book examines the major elements of cybercartography and embraces an interactive, dynamic, multisensory format with the use of multimedia and multimodal interfaces. Material covering the major elements, key ideas and definitions of cybercartography is newly supplemented by several chapters on two emerging areas of study, including international dimensions and language mapping. This new edition delves deep into Mexico, Brazil, Denmark, Iran and Kyrgyzstan, demonstrating how insights emerge when cybercartography is applied in different cultural contexts. Meanwhile, other chapters contain case studies by a talented group of linguists who are breaking new ground by applying cybercartography to language mapping, a breakthrough that will provide new ways of understanding the distribution and movement of language and culture. Highlights the relationship between cybercartography and critical geography Incorporates the latest developments in the field of cybercartography, including International Dimensions and Language Mapping Showcases the legal, ethical and policy implications of mapping local and traditional knowledge

Further Developments in the Theory and Practice of Cybercartography

Further Developments in the Theory and Practice of Cybercartography

Author : D.R. Fraser Taylor,Erik Anonby,Kumiko Murasugi
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Further Developments in the Theory and Practice of Cybercartography, Third Edition, Volume Nine, presents a substantively updated edition of a classic text on cybercartography, presenting new and returning readers alike with the latest advances in the field. The book examines the major elements of cybercartography and embraces an interactive, dynamic, ...

Developments in the Theory and Practice of Cybercartography

Developments in the Theory and Practice of Cybercartography

Author : D.R.F. Taylor,Tracey Lauriault
Publisher : Elsevier
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Developments in the Theory and Practice of Cybercartography—awarded an Honorable Mention in Earth Science at the Association of American Publishers' 2015 PROSE Awards—examines some of the recent developments in the theory and practice of cybercartography and the substantial changes which have taken place since the first edition published in 2005. ...

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Author : Janet Berry Hess
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Art
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Employing anthropology, field research, and humanities methodologies as well as digital cartography, and foregrounding the voices of Indigenous scholars, this text examines digital projects currently underway, and includes alternative modes of "mapping" Native American, Alaskan Native, Indigenous Hawaiian and First Nations land. The work of both established and emerging scholars ...

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Author : D.R.F. Taylor,Tracey Lauriault
Publisher : Elsevier
Genre : Science
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For generations, the map has been central to how societies function all over the world. Cybercartography is a new paradigm for maps and mapping in the information era. Defined as “the organization, presentation, analysis and communication of spatially referenced information on a wide variety of topics of interest to society, ...

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Author : Stephanie Pyne,D. R. Fraser Taylor
Publisher : Elsevier
Genre : Science
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Cybercartography in a Reconciliation Community: Engaging Intersecting Perspectives, Volume Eight gathers perspectives on issues related to reconciliation—primarily in a residential / boarding school context—and demonstrates the unifying power of Cybercartography by identifying intersections among different knowledge perspectives. Concerned with understanding approaches toward reconciliation and education, preference is given to ...

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Publisher : John Benjamins Publishing Company
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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This volume brings together selected papers from the first North American Conference in Iranian Linguistics, which was organized by the linguistics department at Stony Brook University. Papers were selected to illustrate the range of frameworks, diverse areas of research and how the boundaries of linguistic analysis of Iranian languages have ...

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Author : Bernard Debarbieux,Irene Hirt
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Science
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Maps and mapping are fundamentally political. Whether they are authoritarian, hegemonic, participatory or critical, they are most often guided by the desire to have control over space, and always involve power relations. This book takes stock of the knowledge acquired and the debates conducted in the field of critical cartography ...

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Author : Emanuela Casti,Fulvio Adobati,Ilia Negri
Publisher : Elsevier
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Mapping the Epidemic: A Systemic Geography of COVID-19 in Italy provides a theoretical-methodological framework based on space-time analysis to map and interpret the set of factors that could have contributed to the spread of COVID-19, as well as a reflexive cartographic mapping visualizing the virus’s dynamics. After an introduction ...