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Author Crampton, Jeremy W.
Title Mapping [electronic resource] : a critical introduction to cartography and GIS / Jeremy W. Crampton.
Published Chichester, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
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 Electronic Book  GA102.4.E4 C73 2010eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource ( x, 217 p.) : ill., maps.
Series Critical introductions to geography
Critical introductions to geography.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-202) and index.
Note Description based on print version record.
Contents Maps-a perverse sense of the unseemly -- What is critique? -- Maps 2.0: map mashups and new spatial media -- What is critical cartography and GIS? -- How mapping became scientific -- Governing with maps: Cartographic political economy -- The political history of cartography deconstructed: Harley, Gall, and Peters -- GIS after critique: what next? -- Geosurveillance and spying with maps -- Cyberspace and virtual worlds -- The cartographic construction of race and identity -- The poetics of space: art, beauty, and imagination -- Epilogue: Beyond the cartographic anxiety?
Subject Cartography -- Computer programs.
Geographic information systems.
Related To Print version: Crampton, Jeremy W. Mapping. Chichester, U.K. ; Wiley-Blackwell, 2010. Crampton, Jeremy W. Mapping. Chichester, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010 9781405155403 (DLC) 2009032792
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