Multimedia Cartography

Multimedia Cartography

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The explosion of interactive multimedia cartography products, on online, has generated an immense interest in developing methodologies that best exploit both the technology and the distribution capabilities of multimedia mapping. From a discussion of theoretical elements of multimedia cartography, to chapters on specific products and production tools, to an analysis of future technologies and applications, this is a comprehensive and absorbing exploration of a fast-moving field.The problem with taking a purely technological approach is the lack of consideration for the user, who is thereby forced to ... numerous researchers in the field now calling for a greater focus on map use tasks (Dransch 2001), user differences (MacEachren and Kraak 2001; and the chapter by Nevile and Ford elsewhere in this book), human spatial cognition (Peuquet 2002) interface usability (Slocum et al.

Title:Multimedia Cartography
Author:William Cartwright, Michael P Peterson, Georg Gartner
Publisher:Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-02-13


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