Geography: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Rethinking Maps: New Frontiers in Cartographic Theory book cover

    Rethinking Maps

    New Frontiers in Cartographic Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Dodge, Rob Kitchin, Chris Perkins

    Maps are changing. They have become important and fashionable once more. Rethinking Maps brings together leading researchers to explore how maps are being rethought, made and used, and what these changes mean for working cartographers, applied mapping research, and cartographic scholarship. It…

    Paperback – 2011-06-08
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Islamic Area Studies with Geographical Information Systems book cover

    Islamic Area Studies with Geographical Information Systems

    1st Edition

    Edited by Atsuyuki Okabe

    In this volume the contributors use Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to reassess both historic and contemporary Asian countries and traditionally Islamic areas. This highly illustrated and comprehensive work highlights how GIS can be applied to the social sciences. With its description of how…

    Paperback – 2011-02-28
    New Horizons in Islamic Studies

  • The Visual Language of Spatial Planning: Exploring Cartographic Representations for Spatial Planning in Europe book cover

    The Visual Language of Spatial Planning

    Exploring Cartographic Representations for Spatial Planning in Europe, 1st Edition

    By Stefanie Dühr

    At a time when strategic spatial planning is undergoing a renaissance in Europe, The Visual Language of Spatial Planning makes a unique contribution to this rapidly growing area of teaching and research. Discussing the relevant theoretical perspectives on policy-making and planning, combined with…

    Paperback – 2006-12-14
    RTPI Library Series

  • Learning and Teaching with Maps book cover

    Learning and Teaching with Maps

    1st Edition

    By Patrick Wiegand

    A comprehensive and authoritative account of how primary school children and teachers can use maps to enhance learning and deepen understanding of this essential skill. It includes all aspects of map use, such as reading and interpreting maps and using maps to find the way, covering…

    Paperback – 2006-01-26

  • Introduction to Environmental Remote Sensing book cover

    Introduction to Environmental Remote Sensing

    1st Edition

    By Eric C. Barrett

    Taking a detailed, non-mathematical approach to the principles on which remote sensing is based, this book progresses from the physical principles to the application of remote sensing.…

    Paperback – 1999-06-15

  • Digital Places: Living with Geographic Information Technologies book cover

    Digital Places

    Living with Geographic Information Technologies, 1st Edition

    By Michael Curry

    By offering an understanding of Geographic Information Systems within the social, economic, legal, political and ethical contexts within which they exist, the author shows that there are substantial limits to their ability to represent the very objects and relationships, people and places, that…

    Paperback – 1998-08-13

  • Atlas of Jewish History book cover

    Atlas of Jewish History

    1st Edition

    By Dan Cohn-Sherbok

    In this illuminating history, Dan Cohn-Sherbok traces the development of Jewish history from ancient times to the present day. Containing over 100 maps and 30 photographs, this is a comprehensive atlas of Jewish history designed for students and the general reader. It is ideally suited for those…

    Paperback – 1996-04-04

  • The Atlas of African Affairs book cover

    The Atlas of African Affairs

    2nd Edition

    By Ieuan L.l. Griffiths

    The Atlas of African Affairs is divided into five sections dealing with environmental, historical, political and economic issues and with Southern Africa. Throughout, the book presents an interdisciplinary, integrated perspective on African affairs. Most of the chapters deal with continent-wide…

    Paperback – 1993-10-21

  • Climate Data and Resources: A Reference and Guide book cover

    Climate Data and Resources

    A Reference and Guide, 1st Edition

    By Edward Linacre

    Climate may be defined as the synthesis of long-term atmospheric conditions characteristic of a particular place. Consequently, the study of climate relies on sustained records of daily values. However, both location and equipment are variables and precise measurements may not be possible. There…

    Paperback – 1992-04-02

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