E-books: Cartography

  • Mapping and Politics in the Digital Age book cover

    Mapping and Politics in the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pol Bargués-Pedreny, David Chandler, Elena Simon

    Throughout history, maps have been a powerful tool in the constitutive imaginary of governments seeking to define or contest the limits of their political reach. Today, new digital technologies have become central to mapping as a way of formulating alternative political visions.  Mapping can…

    eBook – 2018-11-06
    Routledge Global Cooperation Series

  • Artistic Approaches to Cultural Mapping: Activating Imaginaries and Means of Knowing book cover

    Artistic Approaches to Cultural Mapping

    Activating Imaginaries and Means of Knowing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy Duxbury, W.F. Garrett-Petts, Alys Longley

    Making space for imagination can shift research and community planning from a reflective stance to a "future forming" orientation and practice. Cultural mapping is an emerging discourse of collaborative, community-based inquiry and advocacy. This book looks at artistic approaches to cultural…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge Research in Culture, Space and Identity

  • Re-Mapping Archaeology: Critical Perspectives, Alternative Mappings book cover

    Re-Mapping Archaeology

    Critical Perspectives, Alternative Mappings, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Gillings, Piraye Hacıgüzeller, Gary Lock

    Maps have always been a fundamental tool in archaeological practice, and their prominence and variety have increased along with a growing range of digital technologies used to collect, visualise, query and analyse spatial data. However, unlike in other disciplines, the development of archaeological…

    eBook – 2018-07-27

  • Landmarks in Mapping: 50 Years of the Cartographic Journal book cover

    Landmarks in Mapping

    50 Years of the Cartographic Journal, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Kent

    "Founded by the British Cartographic Society (BCS) and first published in June 1964, The Cartographic Journal was the first general distribution English language journal in cartography. This volume of classic papers and accompanying invited reflections brings together some of the key papers to…

    eBook – 2017-12-02

  • Cartographic Abstraction in Contemporary Art: Seeing with Maps book cover

    Cartographic Abstraction in Contemporary Art

    Seeing with Maps, 1st Edition

    By Claire Reddleman

    In this book, Claire Reddleman introduces her theoretical innovation "cartographic abstraction" – a material modality of thought and experience that is produced through cartographic techniques of depiction. Reddleman closely engages with selected artworks (by contemporary artists such as Joyce…

    eBook – 2017-11-27
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • The Routledge Handbook of Mapping and Cartography book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Mapping and Cartography

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alexander J. Kent, Peter Vujakovic

    This new Handbook unites cartographic theory and praxis with the principles of cartographic design and their application. It offers a critical appraisal of the current state of the art, science, and technology of map-making in a convenient and well-illustrated guide that will appeal to an…

    eBook – 2017-10-04

  • Data Visualization for Design Thinking: Applied Mapping book cover

    Data Visualization for Design Thinking

    Applied Mapping, 1st Edition

    By Winifred E. Newman

    Data Visualization for Design Thinking helps you make better maps. Treating maps as applied research, you’ll be able to understand how to map sites, places, ideas, and projects, revealing the complex relationships between what you represent, your thinking, the technology you use, the culture you…

    eBook – 2017-06-26

  • The Geography of Names: Indigenous to post-foundational book cover

    The Geography of Names

    Indigenous to post-foundational, 1st Edition

    By Gwilym Lucas Eades

    This book examines geographical names, place-names, and toponymy from philosophical and cultural evolutionary perspectives. Geographical name-tracking-networks (Geo-NTNs) are posited as tools for tracking names through time and across space, and for making sense of how names evolve both temporally…

    eBook – 2016-07-15
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Cartographies of Exile: A New Spatial Literacy book cover

    Cartographies of Exile

    A New Spatial Literacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Elizabeth Bishop

    This book proposes a fundamental relationship between exile and mapping. It seeks to understand the cartographic imperative inherent in the exilic condition, the exilic impulses fundamental to mapping, and the varied forms of description proper to both. The vital intimacy of the relationship…

    eBook – 2016-04-20
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • A Structural Atlas of the English Dialects book cover

    A Structural Atlas of the English Dialects

    1st Edition

    By Peter Anderson

    First published in 1987, this atlas identifies structural patterns which exist in the sound systems of the dialects of England. It regards variation, not as something to be ignored or avoided, but as a central and essential feature of dialect, which must be accounted for in a systematic way. The…

    eBook – 2015-07-03
    Routledge Library Editions: The English Language

  • Mapping European Empire: Tabulae imperii Europaei book cover

    Mapping European Empire

    Tabulae imperii Europaei, 1st Edition

    By Russell Foster

    Empire and maps are mutually reliant phenomena and traceable to the dawn of civilisation. Furthermore, maps retain a supremely authoritative status as unquestioned reflections of reality. In today’s image-saturated world, their influence is more powerful now than at any other time in history. This…

    eBook – 2015-06-26
    Critical European Studies

  • Studies in the Phonology of Colloquial English book cover

    Studies in the Phonology of Colloquial English

    1st Edition

    By K. R. Lodge

    This book, first published in 1984, presents a series of analysis of colloquial spoken language, to illustrate some of the variety of phonological features of British English. These studies provide significant insights into linguistic varieties and their inter-relationship as a phonological system…

    eBook – 2015-06-26
    Routledge Library Editions: The English Language

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