cartology


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cartology

(kɑːtˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
the theory or science of mapmaking
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"This attempt, should it succeed" ("It will succeed!"), "will complete and link together the notions, as yet disjointed, which the world entertains of African cartology"
She proffers different racialized spaces, thereby offering a racial cartology of the world as she understood it.