Dissemination of Cartographic Knowledge

6th International Symposium of the ICA Commission on the History of Cartography, 2016

  • Mirela Altić
  • Imre Josef Demhardt
  • Soetkin Vervust
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Mapping Urban Spaces

  3. Territory, Sovereignty and Borderlands

  4. Map Production and Dissemination of Knowledge

  5. Libraries, Accessibility and Specific Cartographic Resources

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 299-299
    2. Martin Davis, Alexander J. Kent
      Pages 301-313
    3. Philippe De Maeyer, Elien Ranson, Kristien Ooms, Karen De Coene, Bart De Wit, Michiel Van den Berghe et al.
      Pages 379-390

About these proceedings


This book gathers 22 papers which were presented at the 6th International Symposium of the ICA Commission on the History of Cartography in Dubrovnik, Croatia on 13–15 October 2016. The overall conference theme was ‘The Dissemination of Cartographic Knowledge: Production – Trade – Consumption – Preservation’. The book presents original research by internationally respected authors in the field of historical cartography, offering a significant contribution to the development of this field of study, but also of geography, history and the GIS sciences. The primary target audience includes researchers, educators, postgraduate students, map librarians and archivists.


History of Cartography Colonial Cartography Explorative Cartography Map Production Map Users Dissemination of Cartographic Knowledge Preservation of Maps

Editors and affiliations

  • Mirela Altić
    • 1
  • Imre Josef Demhardt
    • 2
  • Soetkin Vervust
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute of Social SciencesZagrebCroatia
  2. 2.Department of HistoryUniversity of Texas at ArlingtonArlingtonUSA
  3. 3.Department of GeographyGhent UniversityGhentBelgium

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-61514-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-61515-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1863-2246
  • Series Online ISSN 1863-2351
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