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When cartographers and graphic designers create maps they choose typefaces. Often, serif and sans serif typefaces are paired together to represent different information on a map. Typefaces have a communicated

When cartographers and graphic designers create maps they choose typefaces. Often, serif and sans serif typefaces are paired together to represent different information on a map. Typefaces have a communicated tone and choosing the correct typeface combination to send the intended message can be challenging. The purpose of this study was to create an analysis of the aesthetic characteristics of typeface pairings to assist map creators when choosing typefaces.

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    • 2018
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    • Partial requirement for: M.S.Tech, Arizona State University, 2018
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    • Includes bibliographical references (pages 59-61)
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    • Field of study: Engineering

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    by Nathan Finden

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