1.11. Exploratory Cartographic Visualisation: Advancing the Agenda

  1. Martin Dodge1,
  2. Rob Kitchin2 and
  3. Chris Perkins1
  1. Alan M. MacEachren and
  2. Menno-Jan Kraak

Published Online: 21 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470979587.ch11

The Map Reader: Theories of Mapping Practice and Cartographic Representation

The Map Reader: Theories of Mapping Practice and Cartographic Representation

How to Cite

MacEachren, A. M. and Kraak, M.-J. (2011) Exploratory Cartographic Visualisation: Advancing the Agenda, in The Map Reader: Theories of Mapping Practice and Cartographic Representation (eds M. Dodge, R. Kitchin and C. Perkins), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470979587.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geography, School of Environment and Development, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK

  2. 2

    National Institute for Regional and Spatial Analysis and Department of Geography, National University of Ireland, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 15 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470742839

Online ISBN: 9780470979587

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Keywords:

  • exploratory cartographic visualisation;
  • computer display;
  • nature of maps - use in science and society;
  • cartography, as a discipline;
  • cartography, visual representations of Earth;
  • visualisation in cartographic literature;
  • exploratory cartographic visualisation;
  • (CARTOGRAPHY) - three-dimensional ‘space’;
  • visual exploration functions and tools needed - ‘new’ dynamic mapping methods;
  • conceptualisation of visualisation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Editors' overview

  • Introduction

  • Visualisation in cartography: evolution or revolution?

  • Exploratory cartographic visualisation: emphasising map use

  • Research directions for exploratory cartographic visualisation

  • References

  • Further reading

  • See also