PDF Scans of Selected Publications Pre-2004 by Cynthia A. Brewer

My CV .PDF has a more complete list of publications. I added this list to highlight early ones I think are most useful and for which other online PDFs are poorly produced or may not be available through search engines, libraries, or publishers.


Brewer, Cynthia A., 2003, A Transition in Improving Maps: The ColorBrewer Example, in U.S. Report to the International Cartographic Association, special issue of Cartography and Geographic Information Science 30(2):155-158.

Brewer, Cynthia A., Geoffrey W. Hatchard and Mark A. Harrower, 2003, ColorBrewer in Print: A Catalog of Color Schemes for Maps, Cartography and Geographic Information Science 30(1): 5-32.

Mark A. Harrower and Cynthia A. Brewer, 2003, ColorBrewer.org: An Online Tool for Selecting Color Schemes for Maps, The Cartographic Journal 40(1): 27-37.  Harrower-Brewer_1993_ColorBrewer-Tool_CJ.pdf

Brewer, Cynthia A., and Linda Pickle, 2002, Evaluation of Methods for Classifying Epidemiological Data on Choropleth Maps in Series, Annals of the Association of American Geographers 92(4): 662-681.  Brewer-Pickle_2002_Epi-Choropleth-Classing_Annals.pdf

Brewer, Cynthia A., 2001, Reflections on Mapping Census 2000, Cartography and Geographic Information Science 28 (4): 213-235.

Brewer, Cynthia A., and Trudy A. Suchan, U.S. Census Bureau, 2001, Mapping Census 2000: The Geography of U.S. Diversity, Census Special Report, Series CENSR/01-1, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington DC.  http://www.census.gov/population/www/cen2000/atlas/

Eicher, Cory L., and Cynthia A. Brewer, 2001, Dasymetric Mapping and Areal Interpolation: Implementation and Evaluation, Cartography and Geographic Information Science 28(2): 125-138.

Suchan, Trudy A., and Cynthia A. Brewer, 2000, Qualitative Research Methods for Research on Mapmaking and Map Use, The Professional Geographer 52(1): 145-154.

Brewer, Cynthia A., and Robert B. McMaster, 1999, The State of Academic Cartography, Cartography and Geographic Information Science 26(3): 215-234.

Wentz, Elizabeth A., JoAnn C. Vender, and Cynthia A. Brewer, 1999, An Evaluation of Teaching Introductory Geomorphology using Computer-based Tools, Journal of Geography in Higher Education 23(2): 167-179.

Brewer, Cynthia A., 1999, Color Use Guidelines for Data Representation, Proceedings of the Section on Statistical Graphics, American Statistical Association, Baltimore, pp. 55-60.  Brewer_1999_Color-Use-Guidelines-ASAproc.pdf

MacEachren, Alan M., Cynthia A. Brewer, and Linda W. Pickle, 1998, Visualizing Georeferenced Data: Representing Reliability of Health Statistics, Environment & Planning A 30(9): 1547-1561.   MacEachren-Brewer-Pickle_1998_Visualizing-Reliability_EnvirPlanningA.pdf

Brewer, Cynthia A., and Andrew J. Campbell, 1998, Beyond Graduated Circles: Varied Point Symbols for Representing Quantitative Data on Maps, Cartographic Perspectives 29: 6-25.  Brewer-Campbell_1998_Point-Symbols_CP.pdf

Brewer, Cynthia A., 1997, Spectral Schemes: Controversial Color Use on Maps, Cartography and Geographic Information Systems 24(4): 203-220.  Brewer_1997_Spectral_CaGIS.pdf

Brewer, Cynthia A., Alan M. MacEachren, Linda W. Pickle, and Douglas J. Herrmann, 1997, Mapping Mortality: Evaluating Color Schemes for Choropleth Maps, Annals of the Association of American Geographers 87(3): 411-438.  Brewer_etal_1998_Mapping-Mortality_Annals.pdf

Brewer, Cynthia A., 1997, Evaluation of a Model for Predicting Simultaneous Contrast on Color Maps, The Professional Geographer 49(3): 280-294.  Brewer_1997_Contrast-Model-Evaluation_PG.pdf

Olson, Judy M., and Cynthia A. Brewer, 1997, An Evaluation of Color Selections to Accommodate Map Users with Color Vision Impairments, Annals of the Association of American Geographers 87(1): 103-134.  Olson-Brewer_1997_Color-Vision_Annals.pdf

Brewer, Cynthia A., 1996, Guidelines for Selecting Colors for Diverging Schemes on Maps, The Cartographic Journal 33(2): 79-86. 

Brewer, Cynthia A., 1996, Prediction of Simultaneous Contrast between Map Colors with Hunt’s Model of Color Appearance, Color Research and Application 21(3): 221-235.  Brewer_1996_Contrast-Hunt-Model_CRA.pdf

Brewer, Cynthia A., 1994, Color Use Guidelines for Mapping and Visualization, Chapter 7 (pp. 123-147) in Visualization in Modern Cartography, edited by A.M. MacEachren and D.R.F. Taylor, Elsevier Science, Tarrytown, NY.

Brewer, Cynthia A., 1994, Guidelines for Use of the Perceptual Dimensions of Color for Mapping and Visualization, in Color Hard Copy and Graphic Arts III, edited by J. Bares, Proceedings of the International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE), San José, Vol. 2171, pp. 54-63.

Brewer, Cynthia A., and Ken A. Marlow, 1993, Color Representation of Aspect and Slope Simultaneously, Proceedings of the Eleventh International Symposium on Computer-Assisted Cartography (Auto-Carto-11), Minneapolis, pp. 328-337.  http://www.personal.psu.edu/cab38/Terrain/AutoCarto.html

Brewer, Cynthia A., 1992, Review of Colour Terms and Simultaneous Contrast Research for Cartography, Cartographica 29(3&4): 20-30.  Brewer_1992_Colour-Terms-Sim-Contrast_Cartographica.pdf

Brewer, Cynthia A., 1991, The Prediction of Surround-Induced Changes in Map Color Appearance, Unpublished dissertation, Department of Geography, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 195 pp.  

Brewer_1991_IntroCh1_Dissertation_MSU.pdf
Brewer_1991_Ch2-3_Dissertation_MSU.pdf
Brewer_1991_Ch4-5_Dissertation_MSU.pdf
Brewer_1991_Appendices_Dissertation_MSU.pdf

Brewer, Cynthia A., 1990, The Effect of Color on the Perception of Map Scale, in Student Honors Competition Winning Papers, edited by E. Wingert, Proceedings of the Cartography Specialty Group, Association of American Geographers, Toronto, pp. 1-12.  Brewer_1990_Contrast-Perception-Scale_CSG-AAG.pdf

Brewer, Cynthia A., 1989-90, Color Chart Use in Map Design, Cartographic Perspectives 4: 3-10.

Brewer, Cynthia A., 1989, The Development of Process-Printed Munsell Charts for Selecting Map Colors, The American Cartographer 16(4): 269-278.  Brewer_1989_Process-Printed-Munsell-Charts_TAC.pdf

obscure item:  Brewer, Cynthia A., 1986, Process-Printed Colors Confused by Red-Green Deficient, unpublished postcard printed by Department of Geography, Michigan State University, East Lansing MI.  Brewer_1986_Colorblindness-Postcard_MSU.pdf

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