GIS and Cartographic Modeling

GIS and Cartographic Modeling

by C. Dana Tomlin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 158948309X

ISBN-13: 9781589483095

Pub. Date: 10/05/2012

Publisher: ESRI Press

GIS and Cartographic Modeling is a foundational work in the field of geographic information systems (GIS). An introduction to the concepts, conventions, and capabilities of map algebra as a general language, this book describes the analytical use of raster-based GIS. By focusing on the fundamentals of cartographic modeling techniques, C. Dana Tomlin

Overview

GIS and Cartographic Modeling is a foundational work in the field of geographic information systems (GIS). An introduction to the concepts, conventions, and capabilities of map algebra as a general language, this book describes the analytical use of raster-based GIS. By focusing on the fundamentals of cartographic modeling techniques, C. Dana Tomlin illustrates concepts that can be applied to any GIS. This publication of GIS and Cartographic Modeling contains updated graphics and a new preface.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589483095
Publisher:
ESRI Press
Publication date:
10/05/2012
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
8.03(w) x 10.05(h) x 0.61(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Preface to the 2012 edition

Introduction

Part I Cartographic modeling conventions
Chapter 1 Data
Chapter 2 Data processing
Chapter 3 Data-processing control

Part II Cartographic modeling capabilities
Chapter 4 Characterizing individual locations
Chapter 5 Characterizing locations within neighborhoods
Chapter 6 Characterizing locations within zones

Part III Cartographic modeling techniques
Chapter 7 Descriptive modeling
Chapter 8 Prescriptive modeling

Appendix Cartographic modeling operations

Index

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