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, Volume 20, Issue 2, pp 173–187 | Cite as

Space, Time, and the Representation of Geographical Reality

  • Antony Galton
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Keywords

Mass Noun Spatial Framework Count Noun Measure Phrase Geographical Information Science 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Antony Galton
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  1. 1.School of Engineering and Computer ScienceUniversity of ExeterUK

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