Affecting Geospatial Technologies: Toward a Feminist Politics of Emotion

Mei Po Kwan

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Map Reader
Subtitle of host publicationTheories of Mapping Practice and Cartographic Representation
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Number of pages8
ISBN (Print)9780470742839
StatePublished - Apr 24 2011
Externally publishedYes


  • Affecting geospatial technologies - toward a feminist politics of emotion
  • Amsterdam RealTime Project
  • Collaborative 3D GIS videography
  • Critical cartography and GIS - feminist geographies and affective geographies
  • Dominant disembodied practices of GT
  • GT, appropriated as media - for self-expression and articulation of emotional geographies
  • Gendered notion of knowledge production and academic scholarship
  • Geospatial technologies - and a broad range of technologies
  • Greenwich Emotion Map Project - reflecting social change on Greenwich Peninsula
  • Subject(ive) mapping - with global positioning systems

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Earth and Planetary Sciences
  • General Engineering

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