Cartography - Maps Connecting the World

27th International Cartographic Conference 2015 - ICC2015

  • Claudia Robbi Sluter
  • Carla Bernadete Madureira Cruz
  • Paulo Márcio Leal de Menezes

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Art, Culture, and Cartography

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Henrik Hargitai, Mátyás Gede, Jim Zimbelman, Csilla Kőszeghy, Dóri Sirály, Lucia Marinangeli et al.
      Pages 17-30
  3. Cartography as Science and Technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 31-31
    2. Miljenko Lapaine
      Pages 33-44
    3. Andrius Balciunas, Giedre Beconyte
      Pages 45-57
    4. K. Špriňarová, V. Juřík, Č. Šašinka, L. Herman, Z. Štěrba, Z. Stachoň et al.
      Pages 59-73
    5. Steffen Pøhner Henriksen, Terje Midtbø
      Pages 75-88
    6. Amy Lobben, Megen E. Brittell, Nicholas A. Perdue
      Pages 89-98
    7. László Zentai
      Pages 99-109
  4. Geographic Information Science

  5. History of Cartography and Historical Cartography

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 221-221
    2. Paulo Márcio Leal de Menezes, Manoel do Couto Fernandes, Kairo da Silva Santos, Amanda Biondino Sardella
      Pages 235-247
    3. Milan Talich, Klára Ambrožová, Jan Havrlant, Ondřej Böhm
      Pages 249-263
  6. Modern Applications of Geo-technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 265-265
    2. Peter Schmitz, Antony Cooper, Tinus Kruger, Kenneth Speed, Michael Barkhuizen, Hennie Lochner et al.
      Pages 267-281
    3. Alize le Roux, Sibusisiwe Khuluse, Andreas J. S. Naude
      Pages 283-294
    4. Angelica Carvalho Di Maio
      Pages 321-332
    5. Rodrigo Pinheiro Ribas, Bernardo Machado Gontijo, Ana Clara Mourão Moura
      Pages 333-346
    6. Jocicléa de Sousa Mendes, Adryane Gorayeb, Edson Vicente da Silva, Antonio Jeovah de Andrade Meireles, Lidriana de Souza Pinheiro
      Pages 347-359
    7. Júnia Borges, Piotr Jankowski, Clodoveu A. Davis Jr.
      Pages 361-373

About this book


This book is an important volume in the series on the state-of-art research in Cartography and GI Science.  It is a collection of selected peer-reviewed papers organized into contemporary topics of research, presented at the 27th International Cartographic Conference (ICC) in Rio de Janeiro. This is the 3rd edition of selected ICA conference papers published by Springer Lectures in Geoinformation and Cartography. The conference topic is  “maps connecting the world,” and Brazilian cartographers and geo-information scientists are honored to welcome their peers from all over the world to the event, which will present some of the most important recent advances in cartography research and GI science. The most relevant papers will be selected for the Springer book, and these will be organized into five sections according to topic area to provide a valuable cartography and GI science reference work


Advanced Cartography Advances in Cartography Advances in Mapping Cartography GIScience Education Geoinformation Science International Cartographic Conference

Editors and affiliations

  • Claudia Robbi Sluter
    • 1
  • Carla Bernadete Madureira Cruz
    • 2
  • Paulo Márcio Leal de Menezes
    • 3
  1. 1.Departmento de GeomáticaUniversidade Federal do ParanáCuritibaBrazil
  2. 2.Departmento de GeografiaUniversidade Federal do Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroBrazil
  3. 3.Departmento de GeografiaUniversidade Federal do Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroBrazil

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