HOW TO LIE WITH MAPS

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   Order Code: UCH107    ISBN : 9780226534213
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Written with brevity, range, and humor, this book reveals how the choices mapmakers make—consciously or unconsciously—mean that every map inevitably presents only one of many possible stories about the places it depicts.

The introduction and spread of digital maps and mapping software, however, have added new wrinkles to the ever-evolving landscape of modern mapmaking, and author Mark Monmonier examines the myriad ways that technology offers new opportunities for cartographic mischief, deception, and propaganda.

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This title is part of the series: GEOGRAPHIC PERSPECTIVES

Copyright

2018

Publisher

University of Chicago Press

Pages

231

Edition

Third Edition

Grade

9 and up

ISBN

9780226534213