How To Lie With Maps

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022602900X
Size: 80.76 MB
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Even those who hated geography in grammar school might well find a new enthusiasm for the subject after reading Monmonier's lively and surprising book."—Wilson Library Bulletin "A reading of this book will leave you much better defended ...

How To Lie With Maps

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226534213
Size: 24.72 MB
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Elements of the Map - Map Generalization: Little White Lies and Lots of Them - Blunders That Mislead - Maps That Advertise - Development Maps (or, How to Seduce the Town Board) - Maps for Political Propaganda - Maps, Defense, and ...

How To Lie With Maps

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226534206
Size: 10.35 MB
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Even those who hated geography in grammar school might well find a new enthusiasm for the subject after reading Monmonier's lively and surprising book."—Wilson Library Bulletin "A reading of this book will leave you much better defended ...

No Dig No Fly No Go

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226534634
Size: 29.41 MB
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A worthy successor to his critically acclaimed How to Lie with Maps, the book is replete with all of the hallmarks of a Monmonier classic, including the wry observations and witty humor.

Mapping It Out

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226534176
Size: 10.43 MB
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Monmonier shows authors and scholars how they can use expository cartography--the visual, two-dimensional organization of information--to heighten the impact of their books and articles.

Drawing The Line

Author: Mark S. Monmonier
Publisher: Mark Monmonier
ISBN: 9780805025811
Size: 33.44 MB
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Argues that maps can be manipulated to distort the truth, and shows how they have been used for propaganda in international affairs, political districting, and finding toxic dump sites

Designed Maps

Author: Cynthia A. Brewer
Publisher: ESRI, Inc.
ISBN: 1589481607
Size: 77.17 MB
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Presents a variety of well-designed maps to detail techniques and guidelines for creating cartographic effects using ESRI ArcGIS Desktop software.

The Island Of Lost Maps

Author: Miles Harvey
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 030776656X
Size: 80.67 MB
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The Island of Lost Maps tells the story of a curious crime spree: the theft of scores of valuable centuries-old maps from some of the most prominent research libraries in the United States and Canada.

How To Lie With Statistics

Author: Darrell Huff
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393070873
Size: 69.30 MB
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Over Half a Million Copies Sold--an Honest-to-Goodness Bestseller Darrell Huff runs the gamut of every popularly used type of statistic, probes such things as the sample study, the tabulation method, the interview technique, or the way the ...

Designing Better Maps

Author: Cynthia Brewer
Publisher: ESRI Press
ISBN: 9781589484405
Size: 31.59 MB
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Designing Better Maps: A Guide for GIS Users, second edition, breaks down the myriad decisions involved in creating maps that communicate effectively. The second edition includes updated material and a new chapter on map publishing.