Geographic information science & systems / Paul A. Longley, University College London, UK, Michael F. Goodchild, University Of California, Santa Barbara, USA, David J. Maguire, University of Greenwich, UK, David W. Rhind, City University, London, UK.

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Edition:Fourth edition.
Published: Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, [2015]
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Other Authors:
Rhind, David (Author)
Format: Book
Table of Contents:
  • Geographic information : science, systems, and society
  • The nature of geographic data
  • Representing geography
  • Georeferencing
  • Uncertainty
  • GI system software
  • Geographic data modeling
  • Data collection
  • Creating and maintaining geographic databases
  • The GeoWeb
  • Cartography and map production
  • Geovisualization
  • Spatial data analysis
  • Spatial analysis and inference
  • Spatial modeling with GI systems
  • Managing GI systems
  • Information and decision making
  • Navigating the risks
  • Epilog : GISS in the service of humanity.