E-books: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Community Participation and Geographical Information Systems book cover

    Community Participation and Geographical Information Systems

    1st Edition

    Edited by William J. Craig, Trevor M. Harris, Daniel Weiner

    Have you ever considered how much effect information technology has on society throughout the world? Progress often places lower income and marginalized communities at a distinct disadvantage. Community Participation and Geographic Information Systems, however, offers a detailed look at numerous…

    eBook – 2002-04-04
    CRC Press

  • Atlas of Changing South Africa book cover

    Atlas of Changing South Africa

    2nd Edition

    By A.J. Christopher

    The new edition of the atlas (first published as The Atlas of Apartheid) presents a comprehensive introduction and detailed analysis of the spatial impact of apartheid in South Africa. It covers the period of the National Party Government of 1948 to 1994, and emphasises the changes and the…

    eBook – 2002-01-04

  • Virtual Reality in Geography book cover

    Virtual Reality in Geography

    1st Edition

    By Peter Fisher, David Unwin

    The ideas and techniques of virtual reality are now being made available for the creation of artificial or virtual geographies (a virtual geography refers to the creation of artificial geographies for use in research and teaching, using ideas and techniques from the field of virtual reality (VR)).…

    eBook – 2001-11-22
    CRC Press

  • Digital Photogrammetry book cover

    Digital Photogrammetry

    1st Edition

    By Yves Egels, Michel Kasser

    Photogrammetry is the use of photography for surveying primarily and is used for the production of maps from aerial photographs. Along with remote sensing, it represents the primary means of generating data for Geographic Information Systems (GIS). As technology develops, it is becoming easier to…

    eBook – 2001-11-08
    CRC Press

  • Online GIS and Spatial Metadata book cover

    Online GIS and Spatial Metadata

    1st Edition

    By Terry Bossomaier, Brian A. Hope, David R. Green

    The World Wide Web presents many new, exciting prospects for geographic information systems, but also numerous technical, practical and organizational challenges. Users no longer require specialized and expensive hardware, software and data, and they can access a GIS readily from almost anywhere,…

    eBook – 2001-11-01
    CRC Press

  • GIS for Group Decision Making book cover

    GIS for Group Decision Making

    1st Edition

    By Piotr Jankowski, Timothy Nyerges

    In today's society, it is very common for decisions that influence us all to be made by a combination of interested parties, all with their own agenda. In this instance, how can we be sure that the decision is the correct one, not just decided by the group with the most political influence or most…

    eBook – 2001-01-18
    CRC Press

  • High Resolution Site Surveys book cover

    High Resolution Site Surveys

    1st Edition

    By Roger Parkinson

    High Resolution Site Surveys brings together the full range of site surveying techniques for the first time, to provide a unified approach to marine and land-based resolution surveying.Detailed descriptions are given of digital seismic survey methods, hydrographic 'analogue' search and survey tools…

    eBook – 2000-12-07
    CRC Press

  • Multidimensional Geographic Information Science book cover

    Multidimensional Geographic Information Science

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan Raper

    The way people normally view a GIS is 2-dimensional, a greatly limiting form. However, as developments occur within the field, researchers and practitioners are finding ways to make a GIS 3-dimensional, and in some instances even 4-dimensional. Being able to view a GIS in more than 2 dimensions…

    eBook – 2000-11-23
    CRC Press

  • Spatial Analysis, GIS and Remote Sensing: Applications in the Health Sciences book cover

    Spatial Analysis, GIS and Remote Sensing

    Applications in the Health Sciences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald P. Albert, Wilbert M. Gesler, Barbara Levergood

    This new book explores the rapidly expanding applications of spatial analysis, GIS and remote sensing in the health sciences, and medical geography.…

    eBook – 2000-09-01
    CRC Press

  • Object-Oriented Design for Temporal GIS book cover

    Object-Oriented Design for Temporal GIS

    1st Edition

    By Monica Wachowicz

    There has been an increasing demand in GIS for systems that support historical data: time-series data as well as mobility information. From a modelling perspective, there are advantages in integrating object-oriented analysis and design to databases as well as to visualisation capabilities of…

    eBook – 1999-06-17
    CRC Press

  • Governments And Geographic Information book cover

    Governments And Geographic Information

    1st Edition

    By I. Masser

    Modern geographic information systems technology has transformed spatial data handling capabilities and made it necessary for governments to rethink their roles with respect to the supply and availability of geographic information.; The nature of the relationship between governments and geographic…

    eBook – 1998-04-08
    CRC Press

  • Innovations In GIS 5: Selected Papers From The Fifth National Conference On GIS Research UK book cover

    Innovations In GIS 5

    Selected Papers From The Fifth National Conference On GIS Research UK, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steve Carver

    This text reflects the interdisciplinary nature of GIS research and includes coverage of such themes as: virtual GIS; spatial analysis; artificial intelligence; spatial agents and fuzzy systems; and space-time GIS and GIS applications.…

    eBook – 1998-03-30
    CRC Press

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