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Beyond Mapping: Concepts, Algorithms, and Issues in GIS
Author: Berry, Joseph K.
List Price: $54.95
Published by John Wiley & Sons
Date Published: 06/1996
This book discusses maps as data with data structure implications;
roving windows; spatial data modeling and management; assessing
variability, shape, and pattern of map features; overlaying maps;
cost-benefit analysis; algorithms involved in slope, distance, and
connectivity; and cartographic and spatial modeling. A disk
containing four-color graphics, including charts and maps, is also
available. Provides a GIS glossary. Includes a list of recommended
readings for each topic. Compiles international GIS instructions
and presents contact details and information on each.