Innovations in GIS

  • Representing, Modeling, and Visualizing the Natural Environment

    Edited by Nick Mount, Gemma Harvey, Paul Aplin, Gary Priestnall

    The explosion of public interest in the natural environment can, to a large extent, be attributed to greater public awareness of the impacts of global warming and climate change. This has led to increased research interest and funding directed at studies of issues affecting sensitive, natural…

    Hardback – 2008-12-21
    CRC Press
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  • GIS and Evidence-Based Policy Making

    Edited by Stephen Wise, Max Craglia

    Although much has been written on evidence-based policy making, this is the first volume to address the potential of GIS in this arena. GIS and Evidence-Based Policy Making covers the development of new methodological approaches, emphasizing the identification of spatial patterns in social…

    Hardback – 2007-12-27
    CRC Press
    Innovations in GIS

  • GIS for Environmental Decision-Making

    Edited by Andrew A. Lovett, Katy Appleton

    Environmental applications have long been a core use of GIS. However, the effectiveness of GIS-based methods depends on the decision-making frameworks and contexts within which they are employed. GIS for Environmental Decision-Making takes an interdisciplinary look at the capacities of GIS to…

    Hardback – 2007-11-18
    CRC Press
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  • Dynamic and Mobile GIS

    Investigating Changes in Space and Time

    Edited by Roland Billen, Elsa Joao, David Forrest

    With the widespread use of PDAs, wireless internet, Internet-based GIS, and 3G and 4G telecommunications, the technology supporting mobile GIS is rapidly gaining popularity and effectiveness. Dynamic and Mobile GIS: Investigating Changes in Space and Time addresses Web GIS, mobile GIS, and the…

    Hardback – 2006-11-09
    CRC Press
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  • Socio-Economic Applications of Geographic Information Science

    Edited by David Kidner, Gary Higgs, Sean White

    To date, no one volume in the Innovations in GIS series has been given over to solely highlighting the use of up-to-date GIS-based techniques in a range of socio-economic applications. This monograph redresses this gap. The book begins with a short introductory chapter on the fundamental principles…

    Hardback – 2002-12-04
    CRC Press
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  • Spatial Information and the Environment

    By Peter Halls

    There is considerable current academic interest in the interface between geographical information systems (GIS) and the environment. This new monograph explores the process from start to finish. It begins with information acquisition in the environment and moves on to tool and techniques for…

    Hardback – 2001-04-18
    CRC Press
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  • Innovations in GIS 6

    Innovations in GIS 6

    Edited by Bruce Gittings

    Integrating Information with GI Technology examines the components necessary for building infrastructure to support the panoly of Geographic Information (GI) research and services. These include novel approaches to two- and three-dimensional spatial analysis and spatio-temporal modelling. The book…

    Hardback – 1999-09-22
    CRC Press
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  • Innovations In GIS

    Edited by M. F. Worboys

    This book aims to offer research at the cutting edge. The individual chapters are fully revised and updated versions of contributions to the first focused scientific symposium on research in geographic information systems GISRUK. The book provides the reader with a comprehensive outline of the full…

    Hardback – 1994-04-20
    CRC Press
    Innovations in GIS