Oxford Student Atlas by Robert Allen
  

Oxford Student Atlas

Written by Robert Allen

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Aimed at 14+. The perfect atlas for all 11-18 year olds matched to the curriculum requirements and schemes of work for the UK. The mapping has exceptional clarity and the whole layout is one of amazing clarity.

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Synopsis

Oxford Student Atlas by Robert Allen

The Oxford Student Atlas is a completely revised, up-to-date atlas with digital maps that are accurate and easy-to-read. Satellite images are used to enhance and clarify map detail and the easy-to-use features include a multi-access contents page, clear explanations of graphics, a two-colour index of place names, and flags of the world at a usable size. There is comprehensive coverage of the British Isles at a convenient scale of 1:100 000, together with world mapping and an eight page world statistical section. It includes mapping on motivating topics such as cyberspace, crime, disease, refugees, and the world's most exciting holiday destinations, that will appeal to students.

About the Author

Dr Patrick Wiegand taught in primary and secondary schools before being appointed to the School of Education at the University of Leeds where he trained teachers, taught on Masters' programmes and supervised PhD students. He became Head of Teacher Training at the University of Leeds and then Reader in Geography Education. He has researched children's thinking with maps and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) throughout his career and has published many books, chapters and research papers in this area including Learning and Teaching with Maps (Routledge, 2006). He was Chair of the Cartography and Children Commission of the International Cartographic Association, held a Leverhulme Research Fellowship in GIS in Education, and has served on the UK Committee for Cartography. He has always worked to improve the quality and usability of classroom teaching materials and has been Editorial Adviser for OUP atlases for 30 years.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
176 pages

Author

Robert Allen
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Publisher

Oxford University Press

Publication date

5th April 2005

ISBN

9780199136995

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