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Science in the Spanish and Portuguese Empires, 1500-1800$
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Daniela Bleichmar, Paula De Vos, Kristin Huffine, and Kevin Sheehan

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780804753586

Published to Stanford Scholarship Online: June 2013

DOI: 10.11126/stanford/9780804753586.001.0001

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Space Production and Spanish Imperial Geopolitics

Space Production and Spanish Imperial Geopolitics

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(p.198) Chapter Ten Space Production and Spanish Imperial Geopolitics
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Science in the Spanish and Portuguese Empires, 1500-1800
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Nuria Valverde

Antonio Lafuente

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Stanford University Press
DOI:10.11126/stanford/9780804753586.003.0011

This chapter explores the different cartographical practices deployed during the Spanish Enlightenment. It highlights the process by which inland and coastal spaces are depicted in the production of maps. The chapter also discusses the geopolitical value of maps, particularly in establishing borders and territorial claims.

Keywords:   cartographical practices, Spanish Enlightenment, inland spaces, coastal spaces, maps, geopolitical

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