Technology has brought about a revolutionary shift in our ability to navigate inhabit and define the spatial realm the traces of interactions both physical and virtual charted by the maps in close up at a distance define this shift. Close up at a distance mapping technology and politics by laura kurgan new york zone books mit press 2013 pp 232 3695 laura kurgans close up at a distance examines the politics of digital spatial technologies including geographic information systems gis global positioning systems gps and remote sensing many with roots in . Laura kurgans close up at a distance mapping technology and politics is an insightful and innovative book that defies straightforward classification poised as it is at the intersection of art architecture activism and geography page 17its subject matter satellite images satellite mapping and remote sensing images is by now an established concern of critical . Close up at a distance mapping technology and politics is an excellent introduction to the world of remote sensing and chronicles the normalization of satellite imagery in modern society the book begins with the early history of satellite imaging which included satellites like the corona an
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