Geography: Cartography

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Lloyd's Maritime Atlas of World Ports and Shipping Places 2020-2021 book cover

    Lloyd's Maritime Atlas of World Ports and Shipping Places 2020-2021

    31st Edition

    Edited by Informa UK Ltd

    Published since 1951, Lloyd's Maritime Atlas is the oldest and most respected atlas in the shipping industry. A comprehensive reference for locating the world’s busiest ports and shipping places, this new edition has been fully updated and enhanced with brand new maps and features to alleviate the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-18
    Informa Law from Routledge

  • The Global North-South Atlas: Mapping Global Change book cover

    The Global North-South Atlas

    Mapping Global Change, 1st Edition

    By Marcin Wojciech Solarz

    This innovative atlas deconstructs the contemporary image of the North–South divide between developed and underdeveloped countries which was established by the 1980 Brandt Line, and advocates the need for the international community to redraw the global map to be fit for the 21st century.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-05
    Routledge

  • Global Mapping of Human Settlement: Experiences, Datasets, and Prospects book cover

    Global Mapping of Human Settlement

    Experiences, Datasets, and Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paolo Gamba, Martin Herold

    The use of remote sensors for human settlement mapping and monitoring holds great promise for numerous fields of study, including urban planning and global environmental change and sustainability. While the potential for this technology is difficult to measure, achieving useful results at a…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    CRC Press
    Remote Sensing Applications Series

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04
    Routledge

  • Working with Map Projections: A Guide to their Selection book cover

    Working with Map Projections

    A Guide to their Selection, 1st Edition

    By Fritz Kessler, Sarah Battersby

    A map projection fundamentally impacts the mapmaking process. Working with Map Projections: A Guide to Their Selection explains why, for any given map, there isn’t a single "best" map projection. Selecting a projection is a matter of understanding the compromises and consequences of showing a 3-D…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21
    CRC Press

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2018-11-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Cooperation Series

  • Perspectives in Medical Geography: Theory and Applications for Librarians book cover

    Perspectives in Medical Geography

    Theory and Applications for Librarians, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amy J. Blatt

    Medical geography is a fascinating area of rapidly evolving study that aims to analyse and improve worldwide health issues based on the geographical factors which have an impact on them. Perspectives in Medical Geography will appeal to both novice and seasoned researchers looking to be informed on…

    Paperback – 2017-09-11
    Routledge

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2017-07-04
    Routledge
    Critical European Studies

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The English Language

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The English Language

  • Speaking Canadian English: An Informal Account of the English Language in Canada book cover

    Speaking Canadian English

    An Informal Account of the English Language in Canada, 1st Edition

    By Mark M. Orkin

    What do English-speaking Canadians sound like and why? Can you tell the difference between a Canadian and an American? A Canadian and an Englishman? If so, how? Linguistically speaking is Canada a colony of Britain or a satellite of the United States? Is there a Canadian language? Speaking…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The English Language

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