All Shops

Go to British Wildlife

6 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £25 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Earth System Sciences  Geosphere  Earth & Planetary Sciences: General

Geocomputation: A Primer

Edited By: Paul Longley
278 pages, Col plates, b/w plates, illus, figs, tabs
Geocomputation: A Primer
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • Geocomputation: A Primer ISBN: 9780471985761 Paperback Sep 1998 Usually dispatched within 4 days
  • Geocomputation: A Primer ISBN: 9780471985754 Hardback Sep 1998 Usually dispatched within 4 days
Selected version: £69.50
About this book Contents Customer reviews Related titles

About this book

Going beyond GIS, geocomputation embraces diverse areas of modelling, simulation and data organization in a spatial context. This book covers topics such as high performance computer systems, intelligent processing, visualization, and modelling. It should provide a basis for discussion of emergent computer-based tools and techniques, and their applications to spatial computation.


ON GEOCOMPUTATION. Foundations (P. Longley). Geocomputation in Context (H. Couclelis). ON DATA AND DOCUMENTATION. Remote Sensing: From Data to Understanding (P. Curran, et al.). Different Data Sources and Diverse Data Structures: Metadata and Other Solutions (M. Goodchild). DIAGNOSTICS AN PATTERN DETECTION. Exploratory Spatial Data Analysis in a Geocomputational Environment (L. Anselin). Building Automated Geographical Analysis and Explanation Machines (S. Openshaw). REAL AND VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENTS. Visualising Different Geofutures (K. Clarke). Modelling Virtual Environments (M. Batty, et al.). SPACE-TIME DYNAMICS. Dynamic Modelling and Geocomputation (P. Burrough). On the Status and Opportunities for Physical Process Modelling in Geomorphology (S. Brooks & M. Anderson). On Complex Geographical Space: Computing Frameworks for Spatial Diffusion Processes (A. Cliff & P. Haggett). Epilogue (B. Macmillan). Indexes.

Customer Reviews

Edited By: Paul Longley
278 pages, Col plates, b/w plates, illus, figs, tabs
Current promotions
Field Guide SalePelagic PublishingBritish WildlifeOrder your free copy of our 2018 equipment catalogue