V. Tikunov, I. Savchuk, O. Chuklova. THE USE OF CARTOGRAPHIC MODELS – CARTOIDS AND ANAMORPHOSES IN THE STUDY OF THE INTERNATIONAL PASSENGER RAILWAY COMMUNICATION

Ukr. geogr. z. 2012, N1:63-68
Authors: 

V. Tikunov – Lomonosov Moscow State University;
I. Savchuk – Institute of Geography, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv;
O. Chuklova – Institute of Geography, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv.

Abstract: 

The special features of the use of non-traditional mapping methods in thematic mapping of international passenger railway communication are shown. The important role of GIS-technologies and databases in the creation of respective cartographic models – cartoids and anamorphoses is underlined. Their importance for the research of international passenger railway communication between Ukraine and Russia is shown.

Key words: 
thematic mapping, cartoid, anamorphosis, international passenger railway communication
Pages: 
63-68
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