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Mapping Asia: Cartographic Encounters Between East and West

By Martijn Storms, Mario Cams, Imre Josef Demhardt, Ferjan Ormeling

2018 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

Presents the first-ever cross-disciplinary analysis of 16th–20th century South, East, and Southeast Asian cartography. This proceedings book presents the first-ever cross-disciplinary analysis of 16th–20th century South, East, and Southeast Asian car ...
 
 
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Service-Oriented Mapping: Changing Paradigm in Map Production and Geoinformation Management

Edited By Jürgen Döllner, Markus Jobst, Peter Schmitz

2018 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

Offers a comprehensive introduction to decentralized map production . Includes chapters on standardization initiatives spearheaded by the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) and International Organization for Standardization (ISO) . Features a special c ...
 
 
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GIS Tutorial for Crime Analysis, second edition

By Wilpen Gorr, Kristen Korland, Zan Dodson

2018 | Esri Press
Copy Available: Yes

In contrast to GIS workbooks that teach skills for one-time projects, this book has users build and use a crime mapping and analysis system to meet all spatial information needs of a police department. The book combines introductions to GIS and crime ...
 
 
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Mapping the Archaeological Continuum: Filling 'Empty' Mediterranean Landscapes

By Stefano Campana

2018 | Springer International Publishing
Copy Available: Yes

This book addresses the true 'landscape' perspective approach that archaeologists in Italy, and in many parts of the Mediterranean, use to study the archaeology of landscapes, marking a departure from the traditional site-based approach. The aim of t ...
 
 
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Tangible Modeling with Open Source GIS

By Anna Petrasova, Brendan Harmon, Vaclav Petras, Payam Tabrizian, Helena Mitasova

2018 | Springer International Publishing
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This book provides an overview of the latest developments in the fast growing field of tangible user interfaces.  It presents a new type of modeling environment where the users interact with geospatial data and simulations using 3D physical landscape ...
 
 
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Beyond the Map: Unruly Enclaves, Ghostly Places, Emerging Lands and Our Search for New Utopias

By Alastair Bonnett

2018 | University of Chicago
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In Beyond the Map, Bonnett presents stories of the world’s most extraordinary spaces—many unmarked on any official map—all of which challenge our assumptions about what we know—or think we know—about our world. As cultural, religious and political bo ...
 
 
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The National Atlas of Korea Vol.5

By Various Authors

2017 | Korea NGII
Copy Available: Yes

Vol.5 of the 5 separate volumes of The National Atlas of Korea published by Korea's National Geography Information Institute (NGII) in 2017.  Vol.5 (10½ x 14  over 150 pages) is "for children". ...
 
 
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the GIS 20 Essential Skills 3rd ed

By Gina Clemmer

2018 | Esri Press
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Updated for ArcGIS Desktop® 10.6, presents step-by-step instructions, illustrations, and practical tips on how to perform the top 20 skills needed to successfully use a geographic information system. ...
 
 
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Oklahoma Winter Bird Atlas

By Dan L. Reinking

2017 | University of Oklahoma Press
Copy Available: Yes

The atlas—one of the first of its kind for winter birds—uses a combination of species accounts, grouped by scientific order, maps and illustrations to provide a systematic inventory of winter bird distribution across Oklahoma’s counties. The data rep ...
 
 
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Cartographies of disease : maps, mapping and medicine

By Tom Koch

2017 | ESRI Press
Copy Available: Yes

This new expanded edition, is a comprehensive survey of the technology of mapping and its relationship to the battle against disease. ...
 
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