How To Lie With Maps

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022602900X
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Even those who hated geography in grammar school might well find a new enthusiasm for the subject after reading Monmonier's lively and surprising book."—Wilson Library Bulletin "A reading of this book will leave you much better defended ...

How To Lie With Maps

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226534213
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Elements of the Map - Map Generalization: Little White Lies and Lots of Them - Blunders That Mislead - Maps That Advertise - Development Maps (or, How to Seduce the Town Board) - Maps for Political Propaganda - Maps, Defense, and ...

How To Lie With Maps

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226534206
Size: 51.50 MB
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Even those who hated geography in grammar school might well find a new enthusiasm for the subject after reading Monmonier's lively and surprising book."—Wilson Library Bulletin "A reading of this book will leave you much better defended ...

Drawing The Line

Author: Mark S. Monmonier
Publisher: Mark Monmonier
ISBN: 9780805025811
Size: 42.11 MB
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Argues that maps can be manipulated to distort the truth, and shows how they have been used for propaganda in international affairs, political districting, and finding toxic dump sites

Designing Better Maps

Author: Cynthia Brewer
Publisher: ESRI Press
ISBN: 9781589484405
Size: 55.81 MB
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Designing Better Maps: A Guide for GIS Users, second edition, breaks down the myriad decisions involved in creating maps that communicate effectively. The second edition includes updated material and a new chapter on map publishing.

Cartographies Of Danger

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226534299
Size: 38.62 MB
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And this book is one of the best places I've seen to learn about them in a highly entertaining and informative fashion."—John Casti, New Scientist

Mapping It Out

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226534176
Size: 46.94 MB
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Monmonier shows authors and scholars how they can use expository cartography--the visual, two-dimensional organization of information--to heighten the impact of their books and articles.

Designed Maps

Author: Cynthia A. Brewer
Publisher: ESRI, Inc.
ISBN: 1589481607
Size: 38.25 MB
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Presents a variety of well-designed maps to detail techniques and guidelines for creating cartographic effects using ESRI ArcGIS Desktop software.

How Maps Work

Author: Alan M. MacEachren
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 9781572300408
Size: 28.23 MB
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Now available in paperback for the first time, this classic work presents a cognitive-semiotic framework for understanding how maps work as powerful, abstract, and synthetic spatial representations.

Maps And Civilization

Author: Norman J. W. Thrower
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226799759
Size: 13.80 MB
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The third edition of Maps and Civilization incorporates numerous revisions, features new material throughout the book, and includes a new alphabetized bibliography.