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If every map has a perspective, a point of view, whose interest do they serve? "The Power of Maps" re-examines the maps we have known all our lives ...Show synopsisIf every map has a perspective, a point of view, whose interest do they serve? "The Power of Maps" re-examines the maps we have known all our lives to reconsider what and how they tell us about the places we know and the places we learn about. The pretence of objective, "scientific" map-making is demolished as the author explores how maps can change the way we see our world.Hide synopsis
Description:New in None as Issued jacket. BRAND NEW Copy. Treatise of maps...New in None as Issued jacket. BRAND NEW Copy. Treatise of maps as a presentation, and representation, of human intellectual history. Portions of text published previously. 7 chapters w/samplings of maps available today: 1, Maps Work by Serving Interests; 2, Maps Are Embedded in a History They Help Construct; 3, Every Map Shows This...But Not That; 4, The Interest of a Map is Masked; 5, The Interest Is Embodied in the Map Signs; 6, Each Sign Has a History; and, 7, The Interest the Map Serves Can Be Yours.
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