E-books: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Writing Place: Mimesis, Subjectivity and Imagination in the Works of George Gissing book cover

    Writing Place

    Mimesis, Subjectivity and Imagination in the Works of George Gissing, 1st Edition

    By Rebecca Hutcheon

    Exploring a hitherto neglected field, Writing Place: Mimesis, Subjectivity and Imagination in the Works of George Gissing is the first monograph to consider the works of George Gissing (1857-1903) in light of the ‘spatial turn’. By exploring how objectivity and subjectivity interact in his work,…

    eBook – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

  • The Routledge Companion to Spatial History book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Spatial History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Gregory, Don DeBats, Don Lafreniere

    The Routledge Companion to Spatial History explores the full range of ways in which GIS can be used to study the past, considering key questions such as what types of new knowledge can be developed solely as a consequence of using GIS and how effective GIS can be for different types of research.…

    eBook – 2018-01-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • Wireless Sensor Networks: Deployment Strategies for Outdoor Monitoring book cover

    Wireless Sensor Networks

    Deployment Strategies for Outdoor Monitoring, 1st Edition

    By Fadi Al-Turjman

    Wireless Sensor Networks overcome the difficulties of other monitoring systems. However, they require further efficiencies for Outdoor Environment Monitoring (OEM) applications due to their harsh operational conditions, huge targeted areas, limited energy budget, and required 3D setups. A…

    eBook – 2018-01-03
    CRC Press

  • Geoscientific Research in Northeast Africa book cover

    Geoscientific Research in Northeast Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Heinz Schandelmeier, Ulf Thorweihe

    This volume focuses on approaches towards a better understanding of the geological, hydrogeological and paleoclimatic evolution of Northeast Africa. Among the topics discussed are Phanerozoic interplate dynamics, sedimentology and stratigraphy, and mineral deposits and metallogeny.…

    eBook – 2017-12-14
    CRC Press

  • Landmarks in Mapping: 50 Years of the Cartographic Journal book cover

    Landmarks in Mapping

    50 Years of the Cartographic Journal, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Kent

    "Founded by the British Cartographic Society (BCS) and first published in June 1964, The Cartographic Journal was the first general distribution English language journal in cartography. This volume of classic papers and accompanying invited reflections brings together some of the key papers to…

    eBook – 2017-12-02
    Routledge

  • Cartographic Abstraction in Contemporary Art: Seeing with Maps book cover

    Cartographic Abstraction in Contemporary Art

    Seeing with Maps, 1st Edition

    By Claire Reddleman

    In this book, Claire Reddleman introduces her theoretical innovation "cartographic abstraction" – a material modality of thought and experience that is produced through cartographic techniques of depiction. Reddleman closely engages with selected artworks (by contemporary artists such as Joyce…

    eBook – 2017-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • GlobalSoilMap - Digital Soil Mapping from Country to Globe: Proceedings of the Global Soil Map 2017 Conference, July 4-6, 2017, Moscow, Russia book cover

    GlobalSoilMap - Digital Soil Mapping from Country to Globe

    Proceedings of the Global Soil Map 2017 Conference, July 4-6, 2017, Moscow, Russia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dominique Arrouays, Igor Savin, Johan Leenaars, Alex B. McBratney

    GlobalSoilMap: Digital Soil Mapping from Country to Globe contains contributions that were presented at the 2nd GlobalSoilMap conference, held 4-6 July 2017 in Moscow, Russian Federation. These contributions demonstrate new developments in the GlobalSoilMap project and digital soil mapping…

    eBook – 2017-11-22
    CRC Press

  • GEOValue: The Socioeconomic Value of Geospatial Information book cover

    GEOValue

    The Socioeconomic Value of Geospatial Information, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jamie B. Kruse, Joep Crompvoets, Francoise Pearlman

    Quantifying the social and economic value that geospatial information contributes to modern society is a complex task. To construct reliable and consistent valuation measures requires an understanding of the sequence of processes that starts with data acquisition, and leads to decision-makers’…

    eBook – 2017-11-15
    CRC Press

  • Space and Spatial Cognition: A Multidisciplinary Perspective book cover

    Space and Spatial Cognition

    A Multidisciplinary Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Michel Denis

    All living creatures inscribe their activity in space. Human beings acquire knowledge of this space by traversing it, listening to verbal descriptions, and looking at maps, atlases, and digital media. We memorize routes, compare distances mentally, and retrieve our starting place after a long…

    eBook – 2017-11-13
    Routledge

  • Real Estate Analysis in the Information Age: Techniques for Big Data and Statistical Modeling book cover

    Real Estate Analysis in the Information Age

    Techniques for Big Data and Statistical Modeling, 1st Edition

    By Kimberly Winson-Geideman, Andy Krause, Clifford A. Lipscomb, Nick Evangelopoulos

    The creation, accumulation, and use of copious amounts of data are driving rapid change across a wide variety of industries and academic disciplines. This ‘Big Data’ phenomenon is the result of recent developments in computational technology and improved data gathering techniques that have led to…

    eBook – 2017-11-09
    Routledge

  • Advances in Shipping Data Analysis and Modeling: Tracking and Mapping Maritime Flows in the Age of Big Data book cover

    Advances in Shipping Data Analysis and Modeling

    Tracking and Mapping Maritime Flows in the Age of Big Data, 1st Edition

    Edited by César Ducruet

    Shipping flows – maritime ‘footprints’ – remain underexplored in the existing literature despite the crucial importance of freight transport for global trade and economic development. Additionally, decision-makers lack a comprehensive view on how shipping flows can be measured, analyzed, and mapped…

    eBook – 2017-11-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

  • Remote Sensing of Hydrometeorological Hazards book cover

    Remote Sensing of Hydrometeorological Hazards

    1st Edition

    Edited by George P. Petropoulos, Tanvir Islam

    Extreme weather and climate change aggravate the frequency and magnitude of disasters. Facing atypical and more severe events, existing early warning and response systems become inadequate both in scale and scope. Earth Observation (EO) provides today information at global, regional and even basin…

    eBook – 2017-11-02
    CRC Press

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