This introductory textbook introduces students to the different types of map projections, map design, and map production.Cartography is generally a sophomore or junior level course for geography majors and many professors are beginning to introduce computer cartography throughout the course..
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 5. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0072822023
Book Description McGraw-Hill Science/Engineerin, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110072822023
Book Description McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math, 2002. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Part I: Thematic Mapping Essentials 1 Introduction to Thematic Mapping 2 The Round Earth to Flat Map: Map Projections for Designers 3 Employment of Projections and Thematic Base Map Compilation 4 The Nature of Geographical Phenomena and the Selection of Thematic Map Symbols 5 Preprocessing Geographical Data: Common Measures Useful in Thematic Mapping 6 Cartography and GIS Part II: Techniques of Quantitative Thematic Mapping 7 Mapping Enumeration Data: The Choropleth Map 8 Mapping Point Phenomena: The Common Dot Map 9 From Point to Point: The Proportional Symbol Map 10 Mapping Geographical Volumes: The Isarithmic Map 11 Value-by-Area Mapping 12 Dynamic Representation: The Design of Flow Maps Part III: Designing Thematic Maps 13 The Map Design Process and Total Map Organization 14 Making the Map Readable Through Intelligent Use of Typographics 15 Principles for Color Thematic Maps Part IV: Electronic Map Production 16 Printing Fundamentals and Pre-Press Operations for the Cartographer 17 Digital Map Compilation and Desktop Mapping Part V: Effective Graphing for Cartographers 18 Effective Graphing for Cartographers Appendix A Geographical Tables Appendix B Defining Constants for the 1983 State Plane Coordinate System Appendix C Census Geography Definitions and Census Sources Appendix D Worked Problems Appendix E Map Sources. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0072822023
Book Description McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0072822023