The Spectrum

Eurocentrism in mapping

Alyssa Story, Opinions Editor

April 28, 2017


Filed under SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY & HEALTH

It’s no secret that Social Studies in America is biased and Eurocentric. However, some schools have worked to combat this issue.      Recently, The Boston school system has commited to remove the use of Mercator Projection Maps from their public schools.      Mercator maps, proposed by Ge...

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