GIS Tutorial 1

Basic Workbook

Author: Wilpen L. Gorr,Kristen Seamens Kurland

Publisher: Esri Press

ISBN: 9781589482593

Category: Computers

Page: 415

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Updated for ArcGIS Desktop 10, "GIS Tutorial 1: Basic Workbook" provides effective GIS training in an easy-to-follow, step-by-step format. Includes a data CD for working through the exercises and fully functioning 180-day trial DVD of ArcGIS Desktop10 software.
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Fundamentals of Crime Mapping

Author: Bryan Hill,Rebecca Paynich

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449648665

Category: Law

Page: 534

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A Revised and Updated Edition of a Bestselling GIS Text Fundamentals of Crime Mapping, Second Edition walks readers through the research, theories, and history of geographic information systems used in law enforcement. Practical, comprehensive, and highly accessible, the revised and updated Second Edition of this bestselling text explains the day-to-day application of crime analysis for mapping. The text is packed with relevant real-world scenarios that contextualize key concepts and reflect actual crime patterns, trends, and series. Students will develop the skills to analyze and synthesize information and transition classroom-based knowledge to careers in the fast-growing field of law enforcement. Special topics discussed include current basic mapping terminology, crime trends in rural and urban areas, the major ecological theories of crime, geographic profiling, and empirical research using crime mapping tools. The Second Edition incorporates all-new material, including new chapters on the basics of cartography and police methodologies and their impact on crime mapping, as well as all-new exercises using ArcGIS 10. Fundamentals of Crime Mapping, Second Edition helps to equip any practitioner of crime mapping and its related fields with the tools and understanding necessary to meet the challenges of the day.
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GIS Tutorial

Workbook for ArcView 9

Author: Wilpen L. Gorr,Kristen Seamens Kurland

Publisher: ESRI, Inc.

ISBN: 1589482050

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 434

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Updated for ArcView 9.3, GIS Tutorial: Workbook for ArcView 9, Third Edition, provides effective GIS training in an easy-to-follow format. By combining ArcGIS tutorials with self-study exercises intended to gradually build on basic skills, GIS Tutorial is fully adaptable to individual needs as well as classroom settings. In addition to the range of GIS functionality covered by its predecessors, the third edition of this best-selling workbook features two new tutorial chapters that utilize 3D Analyst and ArcGIS Spatial Analyst applications.
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Perspectives in Medical Geography

Theory and Applications for Librarians

Author: Amy J. Blatt

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317977548

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 260

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Medical geography is a fascinating area of rapidly evolving study that aims to analyse and improve worldwide health issues based on the geographical factors which have an impact on them. Perspectives in Medical Geography will appeal to both novice and seasoned researchers looking to be informed on the latest theories and applications in the field. Chapters represent a wide range of industries, ranging from private/public universities to private companies to non-profit foundations. Contributors describe ways in which map and geography librarians can engage in public health research – creating data standards, archiving map collections and providing mapping/GIS services. In addition to compiling current theories and practices related to medical geography, this volume also features commentaries from two pre-eminent geography librarians, sharing their perspectives on this emerging field and how map and geographic information librarians can engage in health-related research through their profession. This book was originally published as two special issues of the Journal of Map & Geography Libraries.
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GIS Tutorial 2

Spatial Analysis Workbook

Author: David W. Allen

Publisher: ESRI Press

ISBN: 9781589483378

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 329

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This is an introductory text for learning ArcGIS® for Desktop. This workbook presents GIS tools and functionality, including querying interactive maps, collecting data, and running geoprocessing tools. Its detailed exercises, Your Turn sections, and homework assignments can be adapted to learning GIS in a classroom or for independent study. Also included is access to a 180-day trial of ArcGIS® 10.1 for Desktop Advanced software and a DVD with data for working through the exercises. Instructor resources are also available.
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The GIS 20

Essential Skills

Author: Gina Clemmer

Publisher: Esri Press

ISBN: N.A

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 140

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The GIS 20 is a no-nonsense workbook that demonstrates how to perform twenty essential GIS skills as indicated by 500 GIS practitioners. Written for professionals with no time for classroom training, this book can be treated as a weekly self-assignment or an as-needed reference. Each chapter offers a handy checklist of basic functions and steps covered in the text, as well as executive level summaries of how the functions are commonly applied for different types of analysis. If you are a GIS beginner, The GIS 20: Essential Skills is your best friend.
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Measurement, Instrumentation, and Sensors Handbook, Second Edition

Electromagnetic, Optical, Radiation, Chemical, and Biomedical Measurement

Author: John G. Webster,Halit Eren

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1439848939

Category: Medical

Page: 1921

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The Second Edition of the bestselling Measurement, Instrumentation, and Sensors Handbook brings together all aspects of the design and implementation of measurement, instrumentation, and sensors. Reflecting the current state of the art, it describes the use of instruments and techniques for performing practical measurements in engineering, physics, chemistry, and the life sciences and discusses processing systems, automatic data acquisition, reduction and analysis, operation characteristics, accuracy, errors, calibrations, and the incorporation of standards for control purposes. Organized according to measurement problem, the Electromagnetic, Optical, Radiation, Chemical, and Biomedical Measurement volume of the Second Edition: Contains contributions from field experts, new chapters, and updates to all 98 existing chapters Covers sensors and sensor technology, time and frequency, signal processing, displays and recorders, and optical, medical, biomedical, health, environmental, electrical, electromagnetic, and chemical variables A concise and useful reference for engineers, scientists, academic faculty, students, designers, managers, and industry professionals involved in instrumentation and measurement research and development, Measurement, Instrumentation, and Sensors Handbook, Second Edition: Electromagnetic, Optical, Radiation, Chemical, and Biomedical Measurement provides readers with a greater understanding of advanced applications.
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Understanding Gis

The Arc Info Method : Self-Study Workbook : Version 7.1 for Unix and Windows Nt

Author: N.A

Publisher: Esri Press

ISBN: 9781899761043

Category: Travel

Page: 400

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This self-study workbook is a hands-on introduction to geographic information systems (GIS). GISs are computer-based systems for collecting, storing, presenting, and analyzing spatial information. GIS applications include geodemographics, environmental monitoring, settlement and infrastructure planning, market analysis, cartography, and more. ARC/INFO software is a major GIS tool used in GIS applications throughout the world. Understanding GIS - The ARC/INFO Method is filled with illustrations, including full-color sample maps, and includes a glossary of GIS terms and references for further reading. This workbook is essential reading for students, researchers, and professionals who need to use GIS and ARC/INFO software. It is also suitable for practical lab classes and professional reference.
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Understanding GIS

The ARC/INFO Method : Self Study Workbook : Version 7 for UNIX and OpenVMS

Author: Environmental Systems Research Institute (Redlands, Calif.)

Publisher: Esri Press

ISBN: 9781899761043

Category: Travel

Page: 400

View: 2317

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This self-study workbook is a hands-on introduction to geographic information systems (GIS). GISs are computer-based systems for collecting, storing, presenting, and analyzing spatial information. GIS applications include geodemographics, environmental monitoring, settlement and infrastructure planning, market analysis, cartography, and more. ARC/INFO software is a major GIS tool used in GIS applications throughout the world. Understanding GIS - The ARC/INFO Method is filled with illustrations, including full-color sample maps, and includes a glossary of GIS terms and references for further reading. This workbook is essential reading for students, researchers, and professionals who need to use GIS and ARC/INFO software. It is also suitable for practical lab classes and professional reference.
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