The Effect of Map Orientation on Human Spatial Orientation Performance
Author: Adeyemi, E. O.
Source: Cartographic Journal, The, Volume 19, Number 1, June 1982 , pp. 28-33(6)
Publisher: Maney Publishing
Abstract:The focus in this research is on the problem that map users have in using maps which are not conventionally oriented and the exploration of the effect of showing some compass directions as marginal information. Performances of map users who face geographic north were compared with their performances when they face other directions.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: June 1982