QIU Fear and Misperception of Los Angeles Urban Space A Spatial-Statistical Study of Communication-Shaped Mental Maps

@inproceedings{Matei2001QIUFA,
  title={QIU Fear and Misperception of Los Angeles Urban Space A Spatial-Statistical Study of Communication-Shaped Mental Maps},
  author={Sorin Matei and Sandra J. Ball-Rokeach and Jack Linchuan Qiu},
  year={2001}
}
Imagining urban space as being comfortable or fearful is studied as an effect of people’s connections to their residential area communication infrastructure. Geographic Information System (GIS) modeling and spatial-statistical methods are used to process 215 mental maps obtained from respondents to a multilingual survey of seven ethnically marked… CONTINUE READING