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Table of Contents

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
 Glossary
 Index

