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10 Territorial Disputes That Mean Your Maps Are Already Wrong

10 Territorial Disputes That Mean Your Maps Are Already Wrong | AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY DIGITAL  STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
As it stands, there are well over 150 territorial disputes around the globe, some more urgent than others. Here are 10 you need to know about -- and that could redefine the world map.

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Nancy Watson's curator insight, January 17, 2015 12:11 PM

 The changing nature of maps.

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Here’s the Chinese passport map that’s infuriating much of Asia - Wash. Post

Here’s the Chinese passport map that’s infuriating much of Asia - Wash. Post | AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY DIGITAL  STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
A map on page 8 of the new passport shows disputed territory and islands, not to mention Taiwan, as part of China.

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Allison Anthony's curator insight, February 2, 2013 10:40 AM

According to several other Asian countries, China included some areas on its new map printed in its passports that don't belong to China.  A marked up image in the article shows the approximate territories in dispute and discusses what the other countries are doing in response to have some of their lands "taken".