Geography: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Remotely Sensed Data Characterization, Classification, and Accuracies book cover

    Remotely Sensed Data Characterization, Classification, and Accuracies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Prasad S. Thenkabail, Ph.D.

    A volume in the Remote Sensing Handbook series, Remotely Sensed Data Characterization, Classification, and Accuracies documents the scientific and methodological advances that have taken place during the last 50 years. The other two volumes in the series are Land Resources Monitoring, Modeling, and…

    Hardback – 2015-10-02
    CRC Press
    Remote Sensing Handbook

  • Mapping book cover

    Mapping

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Dodge

    The map is a central element of our visual culture. It has also been a vital representation technology in many scholarly disciplines for hundreds of years, as well as a practical tool for navigation and a means for the government of territory. But, as the editor of this new four-volume collection…

    Hardback – 2015-09-10
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Geography

  • GPS for Land Surveyors book cover

    GPS for Land Surveyors

    4th Edition

    By Jan Van Sickle

    For more than a decade, GPS for Land Surveyors has been unique among other books on this topic due to its clear, straightforward treatment of the subject matter. Completely revised and updated, this fourth edition of a perennial bestseller maintains the user-friendly format that made previous…

    Hardback – 2015-06-01
    CRC Press

  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Disaster Management book cover

    Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Disaster Management

    1st Edition

    By Brian Tomaszewski

    Geographic Information Systems (GIS) provide essential disaster management decision support and analytical capabilities. As such, homeland security professionals would greatly benefit from an interdisciplinary understanding of GIS and how GIS relates to disaster management, policy, and practice.…

    Hardback – 2014-12-19
    Routledge

  • 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

    This book brings a flavour of the quality and breadth of the Journal into one volume that spans its history. It includes 16 classic papers from the archive, some of which will be well known to the cartographic community, while others may not be as obvious.…

    Hardback – 2014-06-30
    Routledge

  • Food Security, Food Prices and Climate Variability book cover

    Food Security, Food Prices and Climate Variability

    1st Edition

    By Molly E. Brown

    The agriculture system is under pressure to increase production every year as global population expands and more people move from a diet mostly made up of grains, to one with more meat, dairy and processed foods. This book uses a decade of primary research to examine how weather and…

    Paperback – 2014-05-30
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Global Urban Monitoring and Assessment through Earth Observation book cover

    Global Urban Monitoring and Assessment through Earth Observation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Qihao Weng

    Cities and towns are the original producers of many of the global environmental problems related to waste disposal, and air and water pollution. There is a rapidly growing need for technologies that will enable monitoring of the world’s natural resources and urban assets, and managing exposure to…

    Hardback – 2014-05-23
    CRC Press
    Remote Sensing Applications Series

  • Geographical Information Systems: Trends and Technologies book cover

    Geographical Information Systems

    Trends and Technologies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elaheh Pourabbas

    Web services, cloud computing, location based services, NoSQLdatabases, and Semantic Web offer new ways of accessing, analyzing, and elaborating geo-spatial information in both real-world and virtual spaces. This book explores the how-to of the most promising recurrent technologies and trends in…

    Hardback – 2014-05-16
    CRC Press

  • Modelling the Future Water Infrastructure of Cities book cover

    Modelling the Future Water Infrastructure of Cities

    1st Edition

    By Arlex Sanchez Torres

    Many cities around the world are facing considerable pressure to cope with urban development, sustaining economic growth and providing basic living conditions. Urban infrastructure is aging and uncontrolled urbanization leads to considerable pressure on economic resources. Hence there is a need for…

    Paperback – 2014-02-07
    CRC Press
    IHE Delft PhD Thesis Series

  • GlobalSoilMap: Basis of the global spatial soil information system book cover

    GlobalSoilMap

    Basis of the global spatial soil information system, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dominique Arrouays, Neil McKenzie, Jon Hempel, Anne Richer de Forges, Alex B. McBratney

    GlobalSoilMap: Basis of the global spatial soil information system contains contributions that were presented at the 1st GlobalSoilMap conference, held 7-9 October 2013 in Orléans, France. These contributions demonstrate the latest developments in the GlobalSoilMap project and digital soil mapping…

    Hardback – 2014-01-27
    CRC Press

  • Web Cartography: Map Design for Interactive and Mobile Devices book cover

    Web Cartography

    Map Design for Interactive and Mobile Devices, 1st Edition

    By Ian Muehlenhaus

    Web mapping technologies continue to evolve at an incredible pace. Technology is but one facet of web map creation, however. Map design, aesthetics, and user-interactivity are equally important for effective map communication. From interactivity to graphical user interface design, from…

    Hardback – 2013-12-10
    CRC Press

  • GIS Fundamentals book cover

    GIS Fundamentals

    2nd Edition

    By Stephen Wise

    With GIS technology increasingly available to a wider audience on devices from apps on smartphones to satnavs in cars, many people routinely use spatial data in a way which used to be the preserve of GIS specialists. However spatial data is stored and analyzed on a computer still tends to be…

    Paperback – 2013-09-25
    CRC Press

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