AN OVERVIEW OF MAPS IN TURKISH NEWSPAPERS


Sarin P., Ulugtekin N.

6th International Conference on Cartography and GIS, Albena, Bulgaria, 13 - 17 June 2016, pp.499-503 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: Albena
  • Country: Bulgaria
  • Page Numbers: pp.499-503

Abstract

Over the years maps of various purposes have reached people in different ways. Written and visual media have very easily reached almost all people all over the world. At times, when written media technology was not so advanced newspapers and magazines had the main access to the people. So, the newspapers were one of the easiest ways to convey the maps to people. Therefore, the maps are very powerful visual tool in the newspapers. They make the contents more comprehensible for the readers.