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  • The Surveillance-Industrial Complex

    A Political Economy of Surveillance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kirstie Ball, Laureen Snider

    Today’s ‘surveillance society’ emerged from a complex of military and corporate priorities that were nourished through the active and ‘cold’ wars that marked the twentieth century. Two massive configurations of power – state and corporate – have become the dominant players. Mass targeted…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Urbicide in Palestine

    Spaces of Oppression and Resilience, 1st Edition

    By Nurhan Abujidi

    Exploring the way urbicide is used to un/re-make Palestine, as well as how it is employed as a tool of spatial dispossession and control, this book examines contemporary political violence and destruction in the context of colonial projects in Palestine. The broader framework of the book is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Post-identity?

    Culture and European Integration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard McMahon

    Collective identity, the emotionally powerful sense of belonging to a group, is a crucial source of popular legitimacy for nations. However efforts since the 1990s to politically support European integration by using identity mechanisms borrowed from nationalism have had very limited success.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Slope Safety Preparedness for Impact of Climate Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ken Ho, Suzanne Lacasse, Luciano Picarelli

    Many countries are increasingly threatened by major landslide disasters and fatalities due to extreme weather events which have major implications for public safety and the sustainability of infrastructure and the built environment. A further increase in such a trend could come from climate…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Shear Behavior of Composite Soils

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yanrong Li

    This book has the purpose of developing an understanding of the factors determining and influencing the shear behavior of soils, with emphasis on composite soils, as they are the most encountered materials in geological and geotechnical engineering in mountainous areas. This objective is reached by…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Spatio-temporal Analysis and Optimization of Land Use/Cover Change

    Shenzhen as a Case Study, 1st Edition

    By Biao Liu, Bo Huang, Wenting Zhang

    This book proposes a method to solve land use problems, and has made some significant contributions to the land use analysis and optimization study fields. Firstly, three spatio-temporal logit models for land use change analysis, namely, geographically and temporally weighted logit model (GTWLM),…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Surveying Instruments and Technology

    1st Edition

    By Leonid Nadolinets, Eugene Levin, Daulet Akhmedov

    With the advent of GPS/GNSS satellite navigation systems and Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) surveying profession is nowadays facing its transformative stage. Written by a team of surveying experts, Surveyor’s Instruments and Technology gives surveying students and practitioners profound…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Spatial Context

    An Introduction to Fundamental Computer Algorithms for Spatial Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Gold

    Many disciplines are concerned with manipulating geometric (or spatial) objects in the computer – such as geology, cartography, computer aided design (CAD), etc. – and each of these have developed their own data structures and techniques, often independently. Nevertheless, in many cases the object…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Remote Sensing Image Fusion

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Christine Pohl, John van Genderen

    Remote Sensing Image Fusion: A Practical Guide gives an introduction to remote sensing image fusion providing an overview on the sensors and applications. It describes data selection, application requirements and the choice of a suitable image fusion technique. It comprises a diverse selection of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Satellite Altimetry Over Oceans and Land Surfaces

    1st Edition

    Edited by Detlef Stammer, Anny Cazenave

    Satellite remote sensing, in particular by radar altimetry, is a crucial technique for observations of the ocean surface and of many aspects of land surfaces, and of paramount importance for climate and environmental studies. This book provides a state-of-the-art overview of the satellite altimetry…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • The Beach in Anglophone Literatures and Cultures

    Reading Littoral Space, 1st Edition

    By Ursula Kluwick, Virginia Richter

    From early colonial encounters to the ecological disasters of the twenty-first century, the performativity of contact has been a crucial element in the political significance of the beach. Conceptualising the beach as a creative trope and as a socio-cultural site, as well as an aesthetically…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces in Tropical and Subtropical Areas

    1st Edition

    By Hongsheng Zhang, Hui Lin, Yuanzhi Zhang, Qihao Weng

    Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces in Tropical and Subtropical Areas offers a complete and thorough system for using optical and synthetic aperture radar (SAR) remote sensing data for improving impervious surface estimation (ISE). Highlighting tropical and subtropical areas where there is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

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