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Contents List of Figures List of Contributors Geographic Information Science: An Introduction Part I Data Issues 1 The Availability of Geographic Data: The Current Technical and Institutional Environment David J. Cowen 2 Social Data David J. Martin 3 Remote Sensing Brian G. Lees 4 Spatialization Andre Skupin and Sara I. Fabrikant 5 Uncertainty in Spatial Databases Ashley Morris 6 On the Identification of Uncertainties in Spatial Data and Their Quantification with Probability Distribution Functions James D. Brown and Gerald B.M. Heuvelink Part II Database Trends and Challenges 7 Object-Oriented Database Management Systems Shashi Shekhar and Ranga Raju Vatsavai 8 Adding the Z Dimension Michael F. Hutchinson 9 Adding Time into Geographic Information System Databases May Yuan 10 Geospatial Data Integration Craig A. Knoblock and Cyrus Shahabi Part II Visualization 11 Mapping in a Digital Age William E. Cartwright 12 Generalization of Spatial Databases William A. Mackaness 13 Geographic Information Systems and Surfaces Nicholas J. Tate, Peter F. Fisher, and David J. Martin 14 Fuzzy Classification and Mapping Vincent B. Robinson 15 Rule-Based Mapping A-Xing Zhu 16 Multivariate Geovisualization Mark Gahegan 17 Virtual Reality in Geographic Information Systems Michael Batty Part IV Knowledge Elicitation 18 Inference and Spatial Data Chris Brunsdon 19 Geographic Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery Harvey J. Miller 20 The Geospatial Semantic Web Frederico Fonseca Part V Spatial Analysis 21 Quantitative Methods and Geographic Information Systems Martin Charlton 22 Spatial Cluster Analysis Geoffrey M. Jacquez 23 Terrain Analysis Yongxin Deng, John P. Wilson, and John C. Gallant 24Dynamic Modeling Jochen Albrecht Part VI Geographic Information Systems and Society 25 Institutional Geographic Information Systems and GI Partnering David Tulloch 26 Participatory Geographic Information Systems Daniel Weiner and Trevor M. Harris 27 Geographic Information Systems and Participatory Decision Making Piotr Jankowski and Timothy L. Nyerges 28 Surveys of People and Place Peter H. Dana 29 Geographic Information Systems, Personal Privacy, and the Law George C.H. Cho 30 Geographic Information Systems in Education Joseph J. Kerski Part VII Future Trends and Challenges 31 Web-based Geographic Information Systems Christopher B. Jones and Ross S. Purves 32 Location-based Services and GIS Allan J. Brimicombe 33 Geographic Information Science: The Grand Challenges Michael F. Goodchild 34 Geographic Information Science: Where Next? Andreas Reuter and Alexander Zipf Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Geography -- Data processing.
Geographic information systems.