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Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
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Principles of Geographic Information Systems
by O. Huisman, R.A. de By (ed.) - ITC , 2009
A geographic information system is a computer-based system that supports the study of natural and man-made phenomena with an explicit location in space. The GIS allows data entry, data manipulation, and production of interpretable output.
Application of Geographic Information Systems
by Bhuiyan Monwar Alam - InTech , 2012
This volume presents GIS's applications in different subfields of social sciences. With several case studies conducted in different parts of the world, the book blends together the theories of GIS and their implementations in different conditions.
Essentials of Geographic Information Systems
by Jonathan Campbell, Michael Shin - Flat World Knowledge , 2011
This book integrates key concepts behind the technology with practical concerns and real-world applications. Recognizing that many potential GIS users are non-specialists, the book is designed to be accessible, pragmatic and concise.
A Gentle Introduction to GIS
by T. Sutton, O. Dassau, M. Sutton , 2009
GIS is an important tool in environmental management, retail, military, police, tourism and many other spheres of our daily lives. If you use a computer or a cell phone, you have probably already used a GIS in some form without even realizing it.