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Published: 31 July 2020

244 Pages | 47 maps and figures, with some in color

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190076238

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The Politics of Maps

Cartographic Constructions of Israel/Palestine

Christine Leuenberger and Izhak Schnell

  • Offers the first systematic analysis of critical cartography, with historical context, in Israel/Palestine
  • Includes interview with cartographers that speak first-hand about the designing of maps in complex territories
  • Analyzes the role of maps in constituting a national identity in an intractable conflict