Digital map generalization at the age of enlightenment: A review of the first forty years

Zhilin Li

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From 1966 to 2006, digital map generalization has undergone a 40-year development. This paper provides an examination of the development in the first 40 years and an outlook. Emphasis is on theoretical and technical developments.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)80-93
Number of pages14
JournalCartographic Journal
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Earth-Surface Processes

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