Designs on community mapping: (Re)cycling and walking

Chris Perkins, Nick Scarle, Anna Z. Thomson

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This paper introduces a new project in the city of Manchester that aims to create alternative communitybased maps for walkers and cyclists. It focuses on the methods employed and the advantages of engaging map users in the design and construction of specialist cycling maps that can encourage more healthy lifestyles. Early results from the project are described and the iterative processes underpinning the design are stressed.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)63-70
Number of pages7
JournalBulletin of the Society of Cartographers
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - 2005


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