An Introduction to Geographical Information Systems

An Introduction to Geographical Information Systems

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This authoritative book offers an up-to-date introduction to the world of Geographical Information Systems. Fully revised an updated it is designed to be easy to use for students at all levels, from undergraduates to professionals retraining in GIS. The book focuses on the practical application of GIS, and considers how the technology works.show more

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  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 190.5 x 247.7 x 19.1mm | 630.5g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • glossary, index
  • 0130611980
  • 9780130611987

Table of contents

1. What is GIS? 2. Spatial Data 3. Spatial Data Modelling 4. Attribute Data Management 5. Data Input and Editing 6. Data Analysis 7. Analytical Modelling in GIS 8. Output: from new maps to enhanced decisions 9. Development of Computer Methods For Handling Spatial Data 10. Data Quality Issues 11. Human and Organizational Issues 12. GIS Project Design and Management 13. The Future of GISshow more

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