Become a PETERS MAP ambassador and pass out Peters Map promotional postcards. You may receive the postcard as shown, or get copies of an advertising postcard prepared for our partner organization, New Internationalist Magazine. Either way, you will get a scannable . . .
A fascinating 30 minute documentary exploring the history of how the Peters Equal Area World Map came into being. Includes scenes from THE WEST WING TV show that featured the map as well as cartographic critiques that show the tension and conflict that the Peters map generated amongst the cartographic establishment. Loaded with hours of bonus features! (see detail . . .
Also available in PAL & SECAM formatsThis fascinating 30-minute video introduces the history and concepts of twelve map projections and the inherent problems of trying to put a globe onto a flat surface. It goes behind the scenes into the minds of each mapmaker, showing what factors influenced their representation and in t . . .
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Seeing Through Maps - Many Ways to See the World, 2nd editionThis revised edition of our best-seller takes a hard look at the truths and distortions contained in maps. Includes a provocative new chapter on the politics and power of mapping.You can download Chapter One - Visit our link,
Teachers and seminar presenters will appreciate this mind-expanding handout. On the back, the question is posed, ''Are you ready for a new world view?'' There's also a short explanation of the Peters Projection and URLs for more information. Plus a scannable QR Code for ODT's 30 minute m . . .