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Children Map the World : Selections from the Barbara Petchenik Children's World Map Competitions

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Children Map the World: Selections from the Barbara Petchenik Children's World Map Competitionpresents seventy maps created by children ages 3 to 15 for the 2013 International Cartographic Association map design competition. These hand-drawn, sewn, or assembled maps convey powerful messages of optimism, anxiety, tolerance, and hope that reflect the competition's most recent theme: "My Place in Today's World." This anniversary edition also showcases maps from past competitions held from 1993 through 2011. Children, parents, teachers, and map enthusiasts will delight in the work of these imaginative young cartographers. The children's representations of the world and life on it demonstrate their varied perspectives on the state of the planet—lfrom optimism to pessimism, grandeur to light-heartedness.
Children Map the World: Selections from the Barbara Petchenik Children's World Map Competitionpresents seventy maps created by children ages 3 to 15 for the 2013 International Cartographic Association map design competition. These hand-drawn, sewn, or assembled maps convey powerful messages of optimism, anxiety, tolerance, and hope that reflect the competition's most recent theme: "My Place in Today's World." This anniversary edition also showcases maps from past competitions held from 1993 through 2011. Children, parents, teachers, and map enthusiasts will delight in the work of these imaginative young cartographers. The children's representations of the world and life on it demonstrate their varied perspectives on the state of the planet?lfrom optimism to pessimism, grandeur to light-heartedness.
Edition: Anniversary
Number of Pages: 91
Genre: Art
Sub-Genre: Subjects + Themes / General
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Esri Pr
Language: English
Street Date: April 7, 2015
TCIN: 17239719
UPC: 9781589484221
Item Number (DPCI): 247-04-3937
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