ERIC Number: EJ540226
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
The Information Revolution in Geography.
Tikunov, Vladimir S.
International Social Science Journal, v48 n150 n4 p477-92 Dec 1996
Describes a number of topics in geography that are effected by the multimedia information revolution. These include research in political geography, finance, and the geography of tourism and medicine. Considers new technologies assisting spatial modeling and visualization of data and their effects on these fields. (MJP)
Descriptors: Computer Uses in Education, Educational Technology, Educational Trends, Expert Systems, Geographic Concepts, Geography, Higher Education, Hypermedia, Information Dissemination, Information Needs, Information Science, Information Technology, Information Theory, Information Transfer, Information Utilization, Interdisciplinary Approach, Technological Advancement
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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