A Study of the Status of Academic Cartography and GIS in Nigeria

By Isi, A. Ikhuoria, 1 Department of Geography and Regional Planning / University of Benin / Nigeria

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Publication:
1995
Type:
Article
Journal
Cartographica
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Volume
32
Issue
4
Pages
43-54
Peer Reviewed
No
Educational Research
Yes
Description:

This paper discusses the results of a questionnaire survey of cartographic personnel and academic curricula in Nigeria. The analysis shows that cartography and GIS are subsumed under geography and surveying disciplines, and that Nigeria and other developi