New PDF release: Developments in the Theory and Practice of Cybercartography:

By D. R. F. Taylor,Tracey Lauriault

ISBN-10: 0444627138

ISBN-13: 9780444627131

Developments within the idea and perform of Cybercartography—awarded an Honorable point out in Earth technology on the organization of yankee Publishers' 2015 PROSE Awards—examines a number of the fresh advancements within the conception and perform of cybercartography and the sizeable alterations that have taken position because the first variation released in 2005. It keeps to check the key parts of cybercartography and emphasizes the significance of interplay among concept and perform in constructing a paradigm which strikes past the concept that of Geographic info structures (GIS) and Geographical info technological know-how.

Cybercartography is a brand new paradigm for maps and mapping within the details period. outlined as "the association, presentation, research and communique of spatially referenced info on a wide selection of subject matters of curiosity to society," cybercartography is gifted in an interactive, dynamic, multisensory structure with using multimedia and multimodal interfaces.

The seven significant parts of cybercartography defined within the first version were supplemented via six key rules and the definition of cybercartography has been prolonged and elevated. the recent perform of mapping conventional wisdom in partnership with indigenous humans has resulted in new theoretical figuring out in addition to cutting edge cybercartographic atlases. that includes greater than ninety% new and revised content material, this quantity is because of the a multidisciplinary group attempt and has benefited from the enter of companions from executive, and aboriginal non-governmental businesses.

  • Honorable point out within the the 2015 PROSE Awards in Earth Science from the organization of yankee Publishers
  • Highlights the connection among cybercartography and demanding geography
  • Incorporates a number of new cybercartographic atlases produced in cooperation with Inuit and primary countries groups
  • Showcases felony, moral, consent and coverage implications of mapping neighborhood and conventional wisdom
  • Features an interactive significant other site containing hyperlinks to similar websites, extra colour photographs and illustrations, plus very important info to trap the dynamic and interactive components of cybercartography: http://booksite.elsevier.com/9780444627131/

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