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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2009)

Document title

National maps, digitalisation and liberal cartographies : transforming nation-state practices and symbols in postcolonial Ecuador

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

RADCLIFFE S.A. (1) ;
(1) Dept. of Geography, Univ., Cambridge, ROYAUME-UNI

Abstract

The paper explores the connection between computerised techniques of mapping and the role of maps in modern nationhood. A case study of Ecuador demonstrates how the relationship between cartography and the nation-state is being altered and reaffirmed by new mapping practices and institutional processes.

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Transactions - Institute of British Geographers / ISSN 0020-2754 / CODEN IBGTAE

Editor : Institute of British Geographers, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1965)

Millesime : 2009, vol. 34, no4 [pp. 426-444]

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 3702

Digital Object Identifier

Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1111/j.1475-5661.2009.00359.x

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