Ideas on technoscience and digital experimentation in geography

Montes Galbán Eloy José

Article ID: 1763
Vol 5, Issue 2, 2022, Article identifier:126-132

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This paper carries out an analysis and reflection on how technoscience reaches Geography through Geographic Information Technologies, how it impacts the production of geographic knowledge and how it derives in the possibility of digital experimentation in the discipline in an environment called geo-digital reality. It is shown that advances in GIT have allowed overcoming old limitations, enriching more and more the observations made by Geography, and it is also highlighted the promising future of digital experimentation in Geography through all the possibilities offered by current technological developments.


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Technoscience; Geography; Geographic Information Technologies; Digital Experimentation

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