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Digital Mapping: North Korea Prison Camps

Our presentation focused on the process of digital mapping, specifically Google Maps.  There are particularly compelling images of North Korea Prison Camps that were discovered through Google Maps and displayed on a website called FreeKorea. Prison Camps in North Korea … Continue reading

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The Racial Dot Map

Identity: the fact of being who or what a person or thing is; a close similarity or affinity.¹ But is defining identity just a simple fact? Identity is a social construction; it is developed through our social relations and interactions.  Defining … Continue reading

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Atlas of the Week: The Penguin State of the World Atlas

The Penguin State of the World Atlas by Dan Smith depicts the planet in which we live in. The atlas is divided into seven categories: Who we are, Wealth and Poverty, War and Peace, Rights and Respect, Health of the … Continue reading

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