Crisis Mapping, New Media and Politics Resources

Dear community,

I am developing a new course: Political Science 397: Crisis Mapping, Politics & New Media. As the course progresses I will post materials here for your review. Please feel free to use any portion of the materials posted here for your own course development.

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New Resources for the Fall 2011 Course:

Grassroots mapping using kites and balloons on JCU’s campus

Links to material from my Spring 2011 course:

Information for instructors: visualization and analysis:

Past Activities

Open Street Maps Exercise

What can we learn about maps & difficulties of making space/time maps from mapping our daily routine?

Thanks for any input or comments!

If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people together

to collect wood

& assign them tasks

& work,


teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.

~ Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

~ HT: @PatrickMeier


About jenziemke

• Associate Professor, International Relations, John Carroll University • Board of Directors, Open Geospatial Consortium • Co-Founder & Co-Director of The International Network of Crisis Mappers and the International Conference Series on Crisis Mapping (ICCM). • Principal Consultant, Endogeneity LLC
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