qEffective use of today's powerful GIS technology requires an understanding of the science of problem-solving that underpins it. Since the first edition published over a decade ago, this book has led the way, with its focus on the scientific principles that support GIS usage. It has also provided thorough, upto- date coverage of GIS procedures, techniques and public policy applications. This unique combination of science, technology and practical problem solving has made this book a best-seller across a broad spectrum of disciplines. This fully updated 4th edition continues to deliver on these strengthsq--Applications Box 14.4 Routing Service Technicians for Sears Sears manages one of the largest home-appliance repair businesses in the world, with six distinct geo- graphic regions that include 50 independent districts. More than 10, 000anbsp;...
|Title||:||Geographic Information Science and Systems|
|Author||:||Paul A. Longley, Michael F. Goodchild, David J. Maguire, David W. Rhind|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2015-03-09|