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Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems
Author: DeMers, Michael N

Cover: cover
Pages: 504
List Price: $60.00
Published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Date Published: 10/1999
ISBN: 0471314234

Table of Contents

Unit 1: Introduction
Chapter 1: Introduction to Automated Geography

Unit 2: Geographic Data, Maps and Automation
Chapter 2: Spatial Analysis: The Foundation of modern Geography
Chapter 3: The Map as a Model of Geographic Data: The Language of Spatial Thinking
Chapter 4: Cartographic and GIS Data Structures

Unit 3: Input, Storage and Editing
Chapter 5: GIS Data Input
Chapter 6: Data Storage and Editing

Unit 4: Analysis: The Heart Of The GIS
Chapter 7: Elementary Spatial Analysis
Chapter 8: Measurement
Chapter 9: Classification
Chapter 10: Statistical Surfaces
Chapter 11: Spatial Arrangement
Chapter 12: Comparing Variables Among Coverages
Chapter 13: Cartographic Modeling

Unit 5: GIS Output
Chapter 14: The Output from Analysis

Unit 6: GIS Design
Chapter 15: GIS Design and Implementation

Appendix A: Software and Data Sources
Appendix B: Using the Wiley World Wide Web to Find Data and GIS Examples