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Advances in Cartography and GIScience

Selections from the International Cartographic Conference 2017

  • Michael P. Peterson
  • Presents a collection of contributions to the International Cartographic Conference, which is held every two years and is a major focus for research in the discipline

  • Offers a representative cross-section of the latest international research on cartography and geographic information systems (GISs)

Conference proceedings ICACI 2017

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. The Span of Cartography

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Manoel do C. Fernandes, Tainá Laeta, Deivison F. dos Santos, Paulo M. L. de Menezes
      Pages 3-19
  3. Crowdsourcing and Data

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 33-33
    2. Andrea Pődör, László Zentai
      Pages 35-46
    3. Laurence Jolivet, Ana-Maria Olteanu-Raimond
      Pages 47-60
    4. Syed Attique Shah, Dursun Zafer Şeker, Hande Demirel
      Pages 75-84
    5. Ming-Hsiang Tsou, Chin-Te Jung, Christopher Allen, Jiue-An Yang, Su Yeon Han, Brian H. Spitzberg et al.
      Pages 85-98
    6. Serena Coetzee, Stefan Steiniger, Barend Köbben, Adam Iwaniak, Iwona Kaczmarek, Petr Rapant et al.
      Pages 99-113
  4. Map Design

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 115-115
    2. Hsiang-Yun Wu, Shigeo Takahashi, Sheung-Hung Poon, Masatoshi Arikawa
      Pages 117-130
    3. Csaba Szigeti, Gáspár Albert, Virág Ilyés, Dávid Kis, Dávid Várkonyi
      Pages 131-144
    4. Mateusz Pitura
      Pages 145-158
    5. Antoni B. Moore, Charlotte Parallel
      Pages 159-172
    6. Timothée Giraud, Nicolas Lambert
      Pages 173-183
  5. Evaluating Map Quality

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-185
    2. Irma Kveladze, Menno-Jan Kraak, Corné P. J. M. van Elzakker
      Pages 207-221

About these proceedings


This book presents a selection of manuscripts submitted to the 2017 International Cartographic Conference held in Washington, DC at the beginning of July and made available at the conference. These manuscripts have been selected by the Scientific Program Committee and represent the wide-range of research that is done in the discipline. It also forms an important international collection representing research from at least 30-40 countries.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Michael P. Peterson
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Geography and GeologyUniversity of Nebraska OmahaOmahaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Advances in Cartography and GIScience
  • Book Subtitle Selections from the International Cartographic Conference 2017
  • Editors Michael P. Peterson
  • Series Title Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography
  • Series Abbreviated Title Lect.Notes Geoinf.,Cartography
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science Earth and Environmental Science (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-57335-9
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-86137-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-57336-6
  • Series ISSN 1863-2246
  • Series E-ISSN 1863-2351
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVI, 542
  • Number of Illustrations 21 b/w illustrations, 197 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Geographical Information Systems/Cartography
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