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- Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 339.00
Includes papers from the International Symposia on Spatial Data Handling (SDH). The International Symposium on Spatial Data Handling is regarded as a premier international research forum for GIS. more...
- Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 419.00
Presents a discussion of the applications of satellite remote sensing and advanced ground-based remote sensing as related to polar science and operations. This book discusses the various passive and active remote sensor types before concentrating on specific geophysical applications. It contains significant information on Earth's polar regions. more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 129.95
John P. Wilson is Professor of Geography and Director of the GIS Research Laboratory at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. A. Stewart Fotheringham is Director of the National Centre for Geocomputation at the National University of Ireland, Maynooth. They are both editors of the journal Transactions in GIS , also published... more...
- Springer 2008; US$ 139.00
The technologies of mobile communications and ubiquitous computing pervade our society, and wireless networks sense the movement of people and vehicles, generating large volumes of mobility data. This is a scenario of great opportunities and risks: on one side, mining this data can produce useful knowledge, supporting sustainable mobility and intelligent... more...
- Springer 2008; US$ 269.00
This unique book focuses on comparing several types of 3D models. Due to the rapid developments in sensor techniques a vast amount of 3D data is available. Effective algorithms for (semi) automatic object reconstruction are required. Integration of existing 2D objects with height data is a non-trivial process and needs further research. The resulting... more...
- Oxford University Press, UK 2008; US$ 9.99
Modern Geography has come a long way from its roots in simply mapping and naming the regions of the world. Spanning both physical and human Geography, the discipline today is unique as a subject bridging the divide between the sciences and humanities, and between the environment and our society. This Very Short Introduction reveals why. - ;Modern Geography... more...
- Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 9.99
This Very Short Introduction examines the phenomenon of international human migration - both legal and illegal. Taking a global look at politics, economics, and globalization, the author presents the human side of topics such as asylum and refugees, human trafficking, migrant smuggling, development, and the international labour force. - ;Why has international... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 44.95
The first to engage Foucaults geographies in detail from a wide range of perspectives, this book is framed around his discussions with the journal Hérodote in the mid 1970s. The contributors (including a number of key figures such as David Harvey, Chris Philo, Sara Mills, Nigel Thrift, John Agnew, Thomas Flynn and Matthew Hannah) discuss... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 124.95
This volume is possibly the first ever book to address the geographical and scholarly aspects of Genealogy. It highlights tools and information sources used by geographers and their application to family history research. Furthermore, it examines family history as a socio-cultural practice, including the activities of tourism, archival research and... more...