Illustrates how maps tell us as much about the people and the powers which create them, as about the places they show. Presents historical and contemporary evidence of how the human urge to describe, understand and control the world is presented through the medium of mapping, together with the individual and environmental constraints of the creator of the map.... rules within a computerabased a#39;expert systema#39; which stores a#39;artificial intelligencea#39;) but they do make the operations more explicit ... 1993) is a complete and respected manual on all aspects of map projections, including their calculation and plotting. It also presents the Tissot indicatrix diagram for the sinusoidal projectionanbsp;...
|Author||:||Daniel Dorling, David Fairbairn|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-10-08|