Cartography and geoinformatics
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DOI: 
10.33764/2411-1759-2021-26-3-108-115
Year: 
2021
Tom: 
26
#: 
3
55
Pages: 
108-115
Abstract:
The article discusses the basic terms and concepts of human cognitive ability in terms of cartographic research method and use of cartographic products to gain new knowledge about the environment. The definition of the main forms of cognition (rational and sensual) is given. The main forms of rational cognition are listed. Differences between rational and sensual cognition are formulated. The definitions of the basic operations of rational cognition are given. The role of each of the operations in the process of making and using maps is characterized. The importance of sensual cognition in cartography is noted. The influence of the peculiarities of sensual cognition on perception of the world and cartographic products are given. Conclusions about the increasing role of sensual cognition in the perception of maps, due to the development of geoinformation mapping and computer design are made.
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Publication History
Received: 12.02.2021
Published: 18.06.2021

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2021 issue 3
DOI 10.33764/2411-1759-2021-26-3