HIST 2212 - Maps in World History

Description
This course offers an interdisciplinary introduction to the history of cartography that ranges across the globe from oldest surviving images of pre-history to GIS systems of the present day. It approaches map history from a number of disciplinary perspectives, including the history of science, the history of cartography, critical theory and literary studies, anthropology, historical geography, and spatial cognition and wayfinding. Requirement Designation: Historical Studies.
Credits
3
Attributes
Artistic, Interpretive, & Philosophical Inquiry Historical Perspectives
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2019, Spring 2018
Offered
MW, W
Avg. Class Size
36
Avg. Sections
4