Many Ways to See the World - PowerPoint Slides (35+ images) * digital $5.95 download
Color images (35+) extracted from the Many Ways to See the World video program produced by ODT. These are useful on a free standing basis, or they can used in the classroom to help students reflect on, and answer questions about, what they watched in the video.
The video is available on YouTube at: www.youtube.com/watch?v=aALCuA9H2KI
Images include: The Earth from Space, The Mapmaker’s Challenge, How to Flatten the Earth, Techniques of Map Projection, Peeling an Orange, Four Map Projections on the Same Face (see ODT’s map-card of this image HERE), Mercator, Mercator’s Projection, Arno Peters, Peters Projection, Toronto-centered World Map, Earth From Space, Paul Hoffman & his Earthseals Project, Bucky Fuller and his Dymaxion projection, Stuart McArthur’s Universal Corrective Map and the back-story of how he came to create his map, Arthur Robinson & his map projection, Tom Van Sant and his Geosphere Project, World Population Map, Hobo-Dyer Equal Are Map (and the Carter Center use of it), and Tibet Rights advocates and the story of their pursuit of cartographic justice.