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Key Concepts and Techniques in GIS

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ISBN-10: 1412910161

ISBN-13: 9781412910163

Edition: 2007

Authors: Jochen Albrecht

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This text is the applied primer on key concepts and techniques in GIS. It comprises thirty-five, 2,000-word encyclopaedic dictionary entries, each with graphic illustration. Key Concepts and Techniques shows what can be done with GIS data, from data input to data management and analysis. It provides concise definitions of and discussions on: first principles what is GIS, why use GIS, defining geographic data; assembling GIS data creating data, accessing data, managing uncertainty spatial analysis combining data; location/allocation, map algebra, terrain modelling, spatial statistics, and geocomputation; advanced concepts like spatial decision making, collaborative…    
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Book details

List price: $52.00
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Limited
Publication date: 9/18/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 120
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.52" long x 0.26" tall
Weight: 0.440
Language: English

Creating Digital Data
Accessing Existing Data
Handling Uncertainty
Spatial Search
Spatial Relationships
Combining Spatial Data
Map Algebra
Terrain Modeling
Spatial Statistics
Four-dimensional Modeling