Maps we can all understand

Scoffham, S. (2015) Maps we can all understand. In: Developing Primary Geography, 27 February - 1 March, 2015, Charney Bassett, Oxfordshire. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Children's atlases form a discreet area of publishing in which authors have to balance conflicting demands and needs. The expectation that an atlas will be a comprehensive reference source is set against their use as a teaching resource. Research into the way children devise and interpret world maps adds a further level of complication. This paper draws on the author's own experience as an atlas consultant over a 25 year period to explore some key issues.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education
Divisions: pre Nov-2014 > Faculty of Education
Depositing User: Stephen Scoffham
Date Deposited: 04 Mar 2015 18:28
Last Modified: 04 Mar 2015 18:28
URI: https://create.canterbury.ac.uk/id/eprint/13104

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