Research Methods in Geography

Research Methods in Geography

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This comprehensive textbook offers a conceptual and practical introduction to research methodology, data collection, and techniques used in both human and physical geography. Explores a full range of contemporary geographic techniques, including statistics, mathematical analysis, GIS, and remote sensing Unique in both content and organization, it brings together a team of internationally recognized specialists to create a balanced approach between physical geography, human geography, and research techniques Includes a series of foundational chapters offering multiple perspectives on the central questions in research methods Examines the conceptual frameworks and practical issues behind data acquisition and analysis, and how to interpret results Includes explanations of key terminology and exercises throughoutAn introduction to issues of vagueness in GIS, and to methods applicable when features on the Eartha#39;s surface are fuzzy. Burrough, P. A. ... Mitchell, A. (2005) The ESRI Guide to GIS Analysis Volume 2: Spatial Measurements and Statistics.

Title:Research Methods in Geography
Author:Basil Gomez, John Paul Jones, III
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2010-05-17


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