Peters Projection (world) map

April 6, 2017 at 8:00 am Leave a comment

This has been in the news recently, especially since some Boston schools have been using it  – see Mindshift Students See A New World With More Accurate Maps in which ” Introduced at a conference in Germany in 1974, historian Arno Peters’ map aims to fix the Mercator’s inaccuracies, which vastly exaggerate the size of land masses approaching the north and south poles — and in doing so, help prop up a decidedly eurocentric worldview.”

Interested? Here are a couple of other articles:

Check ’em out! Rowan

 

 

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