Considerations of How to Study Learning Processes when Students use GIS as an Instrument for Developing Spatial Thinking Skills

By Madsen, Lene Moller, & Rump, Camilla

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Publication:
2012
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Article
Journal
Journal of Geography in Higher Education
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Volume
36
Issue
1
Pages
97-116
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No
Educational Research
Yes
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Within the last 30 years, geographical information systems (GIS) have been used increasingly in the training of geographers. On the basis of the philosophy of technology and instrumental genesis, we sketch how the use of instruments interacts with learnin