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Maps and Map-Making

  • By: Vincent Virga
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Mapping is indispensible to global studies because maps and map-making reveal the way that people have understood the world around them. The creation of maps represented a spectacular development in human history. The intellectual process of transforming experience in space to ...

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