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The Resource Many ways to see the world : a thirty-minute tour of world map images, producer, Ruth Abrams

Many ways to see the world : a thirty-minute tour of world map images, producer, Ruth Abrams

Label
Many ways to see the world : a thirty-minute tour of world map images
Title
Many ways to see the world
Title remainder
a thirty-minute tour of world map images
Statement of responsibility
producer, Ruth Abrams
Title variation
Thirty-minute tour of world map images
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on the popular and provocative book, Seeing Through Maps, this program provides a fascinating 30-minute exploration into the minds of twelve mapmakers and how their unique backgrounds, philosophies, values, and politics led each to select a particular mathematical formula to create their maps. Learn about the impact those world images have had on us, consciously and unconsciously. An invaluable resource for classes dealing with issues of cultural bias and ethnocentrism
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Cataloging source
KNOPY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cartographic editorial guidance, Denis Wood ; camera, Ruth Abrams ; editor, Jamie Traynor
Date time place
Originally produced by Media Education Foundation in 2005
Intended audience
  • Grade 9+
  • Higher education
LC call number
GA105.3
LC item number
.M35 2014ev
PerformerNote
Introduction, Diane J. Johnson ; presenter, Bob Abramms
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1923-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Abramms, Bob
  • Abrams, Ruth
  • Johnson, Diane J
  • Kaiser, Ward L.
  • Wood, Denis
  • Media Education Foundation
  • Kanopy (Firm)
Runtime
30
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  • Cartography
  • Ethnocentrism
  • Map projection
  • Maps
Technique
live action
Label
Many ways to see the world : a thirty-minute tour of world map images, producer, Ruth Abrams
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn897769695
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, 30 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1081563
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o897769695
  • (OCoLC)897769695
Video recording format
other
Label
Many ways to see the world : a thirty-minute tour of world map images, producer, Ruth Abrams
Link
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn897769695
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, 30 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1081563
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o897769695
  • (OCoLC)897769695
Video recording format
other

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