Cartography: Thematic Map Design

byBorden D Dent, Jeff Torguson, Thomas W. Hodler

Hardcover | August 21, 2008

Cartography: Thematic Map Design by Borden D Dent
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This introductory textbook introduces students to the different types of map projections, map design, and map production. Cartography is generally for a sophomore or junior level course for geography majors and many professors are beginning to introduce computer cartography throughout the course.
PART I THEMATIC MAPPING ESSENTIALS 1 Introduction to Thematic Mapping 2 Basic Geodesy, Coordinate Systems, and Scale 3 Map Projections 4 The Nature of Geographic Data and the Selection of Thematic Map Symbols 5 Descriptive Statistics and Data Classification PART II TECHNIQUES OF QUANTITATIVE THEMATIC MAPPING 6 Mapping Enumerati...
Title:Cartography: Thematic Map DesignFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:11 X 8.6 X 0.8 inShipping dimensions:11 X 8.6 X 0.8 inPublished:August 21, 2008Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0072943823

ISBN - 13:9780072943825

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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