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Description - Geographic Information Research by Massimo Craglia

The contributors to this edited collection demonstrate that geographic information research is truly global in character, cutting across a wide range of disciplines and addressing conceptual, methodological, technical, ethical and political issues alike. Of the six themes, two are broadly concerned with data integration (geographic data infrastructures, GIS diffusion and implementation); two are more technical and conceptual in nature (generalisation, concepts and paradigms), and two reflect to a larger extent the application-driven nature of GIS technology (spatial analysis and multimedia). Each section is introduced by chapters highlighting the key research issues. Further chapters explore these issues in greater depth, and benefit from the international collaboration. Through the comparison of results included in this book, the prospects for advancing the field and addressing the challenges of GIS research are greatly improved.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780748405947
ISBN-10: 0748405941
Format: Paperback / softback
(254mm x 178mm x 32mm)
Pages: 632
Imprint: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 28-Jan-1997
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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