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Exploring Geographic Information Systems

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By: Nicholas Chrisman
298 pages, Figs, tabs
Exploring Geographic Information Systems
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  • Exploring Geographic Information Systems ISBN: 9780471314257 Edition: 2 Paperback Dec 2001 Usually dispatched within 4 days
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About this book

Exploration of GIS that expands the discussion beyond the normal input-processing-output sequence. Second edition includes database structure and DBMS.

Contents

BUILDING BLOCKS OF GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION. Reference Systems for Measurement. Representation. TRANSFORMATIONS AND OPERATIONS. Attribute-based Operations. Overlay: Integration of Disparate Sources. Distance Relationships. Surfaces and Near Neighbors. Comprehensive Operations. Transformations. THE BROADER ARENA. Evaluation and Implementation. Social and Institutional Interactions.

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Textbook
By: Nicholas Chrisman
298 pages, Figs, tabs
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...a truly excellent distillation of the comprehensive nature of geographic information handling in computerized systems. (Society of Cartographers Bulletin, Vol.35, No.2)

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