Multiple Modalities and Multiple Frames of Reference for Spatial Knowledge
S. M. Freundschuh, H. A. Taylor 1999 University of California at Santa Barbara, NCGIA Santa Barbara, CA
(Report of Specialist Meeting of Project Varenius) One of three multidisciplinary specialist meetings held by NCGIA's Varenius Project Panel on "Cognitive Models of Geographic Space." This report contains summaries of plenary and breakout sessions at the meeting, attended by geographers, cartographers, psychologists, computer scientists, and others, in which established and cutting edge research ideas were discussed. This meeting focused on the multiple sensorimotor modalities and media via which people learn about the earth and its human and physical processes.