Geography: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • GIS: An Introduction to Mapping Technologies book cover

    GIS

    An Introduction to Mapping Technologies

    By Patrick McHaffie, Sungsoon Hwang, Byungyun Yang, Cassie Follett

    The purpose of this textbook is to provide an accessible introduction to geotechnology for a wide range of students. The techniques and approaches to problem solving, project organization and management, and data visualization are used with the intension of introducing students to the possibility…

    Hardback – 2018-09-28 
    CRC Press

  • Geospatial Technologies for Land Degradation Assessment and Management book cover

    Geospatial Technologies for Land Degradation Assessment and Management

    By R. S. Dwivedi

    Land degradation is caused by multiple forces, including extreme weather conditions particularly drought, and human activities that pollute or degrade the quality of soils and land utility negatively affecting food production, livelihoods, and the production and provision of other ecosystem goods…

    Hardback – 2018-09-04 
    CRC Press

  • GIS and Spatial Analysis for the Social Sciences: Coding, Mapping, and Modeling book cover

    GIS and Spatial Analysis for the Social Sciences

    Coding, Mapping, and Modeling, 2nd Edition

    By Tony Grubesic, William Pridemore, Robert Nash Parker, Emily K. Asencio

    GIS and Spatial Analysis for the Social Sciences, Second Edition is a foundational text that provides sociologists, criminologists, political scientists, and other social scientists with the methodological logic and techniques for doing spatial analysis in their chosen fields of inquiry. The book…

    Paperback – 2018-09-01 
    Routledge
    Sociology Re-Wired

  • Artistic Approaches to Cultural Mapping: Activating Imaginaries and Means of Knowing book cover

    Artistic Approaches to Cultural Mapping

    Activating Imaginaries and Means of Knowing

    Edited by Nancy Duxbury, W.F. Garrett-Petts, Alys Longley

    Making space for imagination can shift research and community planning from a reflective stance to a "future forming" orientation and practice. Cultural mapping is an emerging discourse of collaborative, community-based inquiry and advocacy. This book looks at artistic approaches to cultural…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Culture, Space and Identity

  • Geographies of Journalism: The Imaginative Power of Place in Making Digital News book cover

    Geographies of Journalism

    The Imaginative Power of Place in Making Digital News

    By Robert Gutsche Jr, Kristy Hess

    Geographies of Journalism connects theoretical and practical discussions of the role of geotechnologies, social media, and boots-on-the-ground journalism in a digital age to underline the complications and challenges that place-making in the press brings to institutions and ideologies. By…

    Hardback – 2018-08-14 
    Routledge
    Disruptions

  • Re-Mapping Archaeology: Critical Perspectives, Alternative Mappings book cover

    Re-Mapping Archaeology

    Critical Perspectives, Alternative Mappings

    Edited by Mark Gillings, Piraye Hacıgüzeller, Gary Lock

    From the very beginning of archaeological practice, maps have been one of the most fundamental tools in the discipline. The number, variety and prominence of maps in archaeology have increased further since the beginning of the 1990s due to the availability of a growing range of digital…

    Hardback – 2018-08-07 
    Routledge

  • Image Processing and Data Analysis with ERDAS IMAGINE® book cover

    Image Processing and Data Analysis with ERDAS IMAGINE®

    By Stacy A.C. Nelson, Siamak Khorram

    Globally, a wide variety of organizations rely on ERDAS IMAGINE® daily, including local, state and national mapping agencies, transportation departments, defense organizations, engineering and utility companies and many more. ERDAS IMAGINE® is a powerful software package used to collect, process,…

    Hardback – 2018-07-30 
    CRC Press

  • GPS Tracking with Java EE Components: Challenges of Connected Cars book cover

    GPS Tracking with Java EE Components

    Challenges of Connected Cars

    By Kristof Beiglböck

    This book will highlight how the self-driving car is actually changing the automotive industry from programing embedded software to hosting services and data crunching, in real time, with really big data. This book will carefully look at the challenges of self-driving cars, as well as how to handle…

    Paperback – 2018-07-27 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Real Estate and GIS: The Application of Mapping Technologies book cover

    Real Estate and GIS

    The Application of Mapping Technologies

    Edited by Richard Reed, Chris Pettit

    Real Estate and GIS focuses on the application of geographic information systems (GIS) and mapping technologies in the expanding property and real estate discipline. Whilst a thorough understanding of location is understood to be fundamental to the property discipline, real estate professionals and…

    Paperback – 2018-07-23 
    Routledge

  • Advanced Remote Sensing Technology for Tsunami Modelling and Forecasting book cover

    Advanced Remote Sensing Technology for Tsunami Modelling and Forecasting

    By Maged Marghany

    The innovation in space technologies has generated a new trend for observing and monitoring tsunamis from space. Most tsunami remote sensing studies focus on using classical image processing tools or conventional edge detection procedures. However, these methods do not use modern physics, applied…

    Hardback – 2018-07-15 
    CRC Press

  • High Spatial Resolution Remote Sensing: Data, Analysis, and Applications book cover

    High Spatial Resolution Remote Sensing

    Data, Analysis, and Applications

    Edited by Yuhong He, Qihao Weng

    High spatial remote sensing data have been often used as valuable sources of information throughout emergency management cycle. Information extracted in high spatial remote sensing data right after a devastating earthquake can help assess the earthquake's damage of roads and buildings and make…

    Hardback – 2018-06-28 
    CRC Press
    Imaging Science

  • Routledge Handbook of Health Geography book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Health Geography

    Edited by Valorie A. Crooks, Gavin J. Andrews, Jamie Pearce

    The places of our daily life affect our health, well-being, and receipt of health care in complex ways. The connection between health and place has been acknowledged for centuries, and the contemporary discipline of health geography sets as its core mission to uncover and explicate all facets of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-21 
    Routledge

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