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Cartography

Books

Harley, J. (2001) The New Nature of Maps: Essays in the History of Cartography. John Hopkins University Press. ISBN 0801865662

Slocum, T. (2005) Thematic Cartography and Geographic Visualization (second edition). Prentice Hall. ISBN 0130351237

Thrower, N. (1996) Maps & Civilization: Cartography in Culture and Society. University of Chicago Press. ISBN 0226799727

Journals

Cartographic Journal
Available through AU Library electronic databases.

Cartography and Geographic Information Science
Available through AU Library electronic databases.

Imago Mundi
Available through AU Library electronic databases and in print.

Journal of Spatial Science

Websites

The Atlas of Canada

The British Cartographic Society

History of Cartography

Urban Cartography

Articles

Perkins, C. (2004) Cartography—Cultures of Mapping: Power in Practice. Progress in Human Geography, 28(3) 381-391. Available in the Academic Search Premier database on the AU Library site.

Wood, M. (2003) Some Personal Reflections on Change: The Past and Future of Cartography. Cartographic Journal, 40(2) 111-117. Available in the Academic Search Premier database on the AU Library site.

Updated February 25 2015 by Student & Academic Services

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