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Revisiting thematic map theory ~ Old World Charm

Revisiting thematic map theory ~ Old World Charm | special purpose maps | Scoop.it
There has been a long standing view that choropleth maps (from the Greek words choros - space, and pleth – value, or simply thematic maps) should not be used to present absolute values like, for example, counts of persons ...
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Thematic Maps

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An overview of thematic maps and their types; thematic maps are used to display data on a map. Learn about thematic maps and cartography from the About.com Geography site.

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Thematic map of Africa

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http://cartography-kimberlymuirhead.blogspot.com/2012/01/thematic-map-africa.html


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thematic mapping blog: 3 months mapping leave from work - what to ...

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I've just started a 3 months study leave from the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation where I'm spending my savings to acquire new mapping skills. Originally, my plan was to spend the time in South America but I had to ...
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thematic mapping blog: Showing GPS tracks in 3D with three.js and ...

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How can you visualize a GPS track with three.js? The tricky part was the get the projection right so the GPS track would line up with my terrain map of Jotunheimen. With the help of D3.js, I was able to do what I wanted.
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Life expectancy at birth by country - Thematic Map - World

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Demographic site where you can see thematic maps based on demographics of your choosing....


Via Marc Crawford , Mankato East High School
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Linden Geography - Thematic Maps (VuSafe Contest)

A creative video detailing four thematic maps studied during the sixth grade in geography class. Our class spent many hours working on this project so as to ...
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