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Cartography from Pole to Pole

Selected Contributions to the XXVIth International Conference of the ICA, Dresden 2013

Buchroithner, Manfred, Prechtel, Nikolas, Burghardt, Dirk (Eds.)

2014, XVII, 496 p. 224 illus., 164 illus. in color.

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  • Spans the whole scientific discipline from questions of appropriate geo-data sources over various forms of processing the geo-data, to an appropriate cartographic design and answers related to the user-interaction and perception of the cartographic products 
  • Gives a comprehensive account of topic geographic issues  
  • Publication of the International Cartographic Association (ICA)

This volume comprehends a selection of papers presented during the 26th International Cartographic Conference held in Dresden from the 26th to the 30th of August 2013. It covers many fields of relevant Mapping and GIS research subjects, such as cartographic applications, cartographic tools, generalisation and update Propagation, higher dimensional visualisation and augmented reality, planetary mapping issues, cartography and environmental modelling, user generated content and spatial data infrastructure, use and usability as well as cartography and GIS in education.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Cartography - Geoinformation - Information Perception - User Interaction - Visualisation / Map Design

Related subjects » Geographical Information Systems - Information Systems and Applications

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