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The gall-peters projection corrected map of the world peters-mercator comparison overlay stuart mcarthur’s universal corrective map a map of the world placing. A district will drop the distorted mercator projection, which places imperialist europe at the center of the world, for the peters, a fairer guide to the globe.
On saturday we are giving away a free map of the world to mark the start of our adopted for national geographic's world maps in on peters's projection. New internationalist world map on the peters projection the traditional world map uses mercator’s projection which shows compass directions accurately but distorts. Boston's public schools are leading the way with the gall-peters projection world maps for its classrooms.
Maps not only represent the world, they shape the way we see it the revolutionary peters projection map presents countries in their true proportion to one another. Peters projection world map is one of the most stimulating, and controversial, images of the world when this map was first introduced by historian. The most popular map of the world is highly misleading therefore, peters argued, the mercator projection shows a euro-centric bias and harms the world.