Geography: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Introduction to GIS Programming and Fundamentals with Python and ArcGIS® book cover

    Introduction to GIS Programming and Fundamentals with Python and ArcGIS®

    1st Edition

    By Chaowei Yang

    Combining GIS concepts and fundamental spatial thinking methodology with real programming examples, this book introduces popular Python-based tools and their application to solving real-world problems. It elucidates the programming constructs of Python with its high-level toolkits and demonstrates…

    Hardback – 2017-04-07
    CRC Press

  • Scale in Spatial Information and Analysis book cover

    Scale in Spatial Information and Analysis

    1st Edition

    By Jingxiong Zhang, Peter Atkinson, Michael F. Goodchild

    Now ubiquitous in modern life, spatial data present great opportunities to transform many of the processes on which we base our everyday lives. However, not only do these data depend on the scale of measurement, but also handling these data (e.g., to make suitable maps) requires that we account for…

    Paperback – 2017-04-06
    CRC Press

  • Spatial Cloud Computing: A Practical Approach book cover

    Spatial Cloud Computing

    A Practical Approach, 1st Edition

    By Chaowei Yang, Qunying Huang

    An exploration of the benefits of cloud computing in geoscience research and applications as well as future research directions, Spatial Cloud Computing: A Practical Approach discusses the essential elements of cloud computing and their advantages for geoscience. Using practical examples, it…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    CRC Press

  • Big Data: Techniques and Technologies in Geoinformatics book cover

    Big Data

    Techniques and Technologies in Geoinformatics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hassan A. Karimi

    Big data has always been a major challenge in geoinformatics as geospatial data come in various types and formats, new geospatial data are acquired very fast, and geospatial databases are inherently very large. And while there have been advances in hardware and software for handling big data, they…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    CRC Press

  • Advances in Passive Microwave Remote Sensing of Oceans book cover

    Advances in Passive Microwave Remote Sensing of Oceans

    1st Edition

    By Victor Raizer

    This book demonstrates the capabilities of passive microwave technique for enhanced observations of ocean features, including the detection of (sub)surface events and/or disturbances while laying out the benefits and boundaries of these methods. It represents not only an introduction and complete…

    Hardback – 2017-03-16
    CRC Press

  • Boundary Retracement: Processes and Procedures book cover

    Boundary Retracement

    Processes and Procedures, 1st Edition

    By Donald A. Wilson

    The survey and the transference are the distinctive and operative acts in the transmission of real property and, where they differ from each other, one must of necessity control the other. This book addresses the aforementioned concepts by external explanations in order to understand the…

    Hardback – 2017-02-21
    CRC Press

  • A Structural Atlas of the English Dialects book cover

    A Structural Atlas of the English Dialects

    1st Edition

    By Peter Anderson

    First published in 1987, this atlas identifies structural patterns which exist in the sound systems of the dialects of England. It regards variation, not as something to be ignored or avoided, but as a central and essential feature of dialect, which must be accounted for in a systematic way. The…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The English Language

  • Studies in the Phonology of Colloquial English book cover

    Studies in the Phonology of Colloquial English

    1st Edition

    By K. R. Lodge

    This book, first published in 1984, presents a series of analysis of colloquial spoken language, to illustrate some of the variety of phonological features of British English. These studies provide significant insights into linguistic varieties and their inter-relationship as a phonological system…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The English Language

  • Speaking Canadian English: An Informal Account of the English Language in Canada book cover

    Speaking Canadian English

    An Informal Account of the English Language in Canada, 1st Edition

    By Mark M. Orkin

    What do English-speaking Canadians sound like and why? Can you tell the difference between a Canadian and an American? A Canadian and an Englishman? If so, how? Linguistically speaking is Canada a colony of Britain or a satellite of the United States? Is there a Canadian language? Speaking…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The English Language

  • Cockney Past and Present: A Short History of the Dialect of London book cover

    Cockney Past and Present

    A Short History of the Dialect of London, 1st Edition

    By William Matthews

    Although Cockney can be considered to be one of the most important non-standard forms of English, there had been little to no scholarly attention on the dialect prior to William Matthews’s 1938 volume Cockney Past and Present. Matthews traced the course of the speech of London from the sixteenth…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The English Language

  • Geoinformatics for Marine and Coastal Management book cover

    Geoinformatics for Marine and Coastal Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Darius Bartlett, Louis Celliers

    Geoinformatics for Marine and Coastal Management provides a timely and valuable assessment of the current state of the art geoinformatics tools and methods for the management of marine systems. This book focuses on the cutting-edge coverage of a wide spectrum of activities and topics such as…

    Hardback – 2016-12-20
    CRC Press

  • Simple Statistical Tests for Geography book cover

    Simple Statistical Tests for Geography

    1st Edition

    By Danny McCarroll

    This book is aimed directly at students of geography, particularly those who lack confidence in manipulating numbers. The aim is not to teach the mathematics behind statistical tests, but to focus on the logic, so that students can choose the most appropriate tests, apply them in the most…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

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