Teaching Cartography in Academia: A Historical Reflection and Discussion of a 2007 Survey of Canadian Universities

By Hermansen, Sally

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Publication:
University of Toronto Press; 2010
Type:
Article
Journal
Cartographica
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Volume
45
Issue
1
Pages
5-18
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No
Educational Research
Yes
Description:

Courses in cartography that thrived in university departments of geography in the 1970s and 1980s declined in number in the early 1990s, mostly to accommodate GIS but also partly in response to the cultural turn in geography away from quantitative methods