Recycling violence: How maps about terrorism fail to round up the argument

By Rodrigo Bueno Lacy, Henk van Houtum & Kevin Raaphorst The truncated picture When it comes to maps about terrorism, there is a pervasive cartopolitical misrepresentation. Predominantly, maps depicting terrorism tend to zoom into either the ‘Middle East’ or ‘the West’. The visual construction of these regions as geopolitical realities justifies their cartographic dissection and…