Understanding Different Geographies

  • Karel Kriz
  • William Cartwright
  • Michaela Kinberger

Part of the Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography book series (LNGC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Karel Kriz, William Cartwright, Michaela Kinberger
    Pages 1-6
  3. Geocommunication

  4. Artefacts and Geospace

  5. Exhibitions and Geospace

  6. Representations and Geospace

  7. History and Geospace

About this book


This book collects revised versions of papers first delivered at the “Understanding Different Geographies Symposium” held in Puchberg am Schneeberg, Austria in 2011.  The Symposium focussed on “Communicating Meaning with [Geo]Graphic Artefacts”.  The general topics of the chapters cover:
- Exploring geographic knowledge
- Maps in exhibition spaces
- Information and exhibition design with (geo)graphic artefacts
- Extracting meaning from visualisations of different geographies
- Deconstructing maps of information - and other spaces


Different Geographies Symposium Geography Geospatial Analysis Geospatial Representation Mapping Trans-disciplinary research [Geo]Graphic Artefacts

Editors and affiliations

  • Karel Kriz
    • 1
  • William Cartwright
    • 2
  • Michaela Kinberger
    • 3
  1. 1.Inst. Geographie und RegionalforschungUniversität WienWienAustria
  2. 2.Dept. Land InformationRMIT UniversityMelbourneAustralia
  3. 3., Institut für Geographie undUniversity of ViennaWienAustria

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