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List of mapsvii List of figuresix Acknowledgmentsxiii Introductionxv Part IUrbanization, GIS, and data visualization1 Chapter 1 Urbanization and its discontents3 Chapter 2 Introduction to GIS Chapter 3 Managing urbanization with vector GIS Chapter 4 Visual images and data graphics Part IIRaster GIS, multivariate data graphics, and balancing the natural and built environments Chapter 5 Urbanization in harmony with the earth Chapter 6 Introduction to raster GIS Chapter 7 Using raster GIS to resolve conflicts between the natural and built environments Chapter 8 Visualizing relationships with multivariate data graphics Part IIIPromoting spatial equity and regional integration with GIS and data visualization Chapter 9 Spatial equity and regional integration Chapter 10 Symbolizing map features and creating map layouts Chapter 11 Using multiple media, and the theory and practice of graphic communication Part IVUsing GIS in regional planning Chapter 12 Bringing it all together in the Portland, Oregon region Map credits Figure credits Data credits References Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Regional planning -- Data processing.
Regional planning -- United States.
Urban geography -- Data processing.
Urban ecology -- Data processing.
Urban policy -- Data processing.
Geographic information systems.