Directed and Free Search of the School Atlas Map
Author: Sandford, Herbert A.
Source: Cartographic Journal, The, Volume 17, Number 2, December 1980 , pp. 83-92(10)
Publisher: Maney Publishing
Abstract:School pupils' formal educational mapwork is compared with their voluntary use of the general atlas map. Doubts about the usefulness of atlases in teaching are not confirmed. Analysis of mapwork and especially of scanning suggest possible ways of improving atlas map design.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 1980-12-01