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|Additional Physical Format:||Printed edition:|
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Kai-Florian Richter; Stephan Winter
|ISBN:||9783319057323 3319057324 3319057316 9783319057316|
|Description:||1 online resource (xv, 223 pages) : illustrations|
|Contents:||Introduction: What landmarks are, and why they are important --
Landmarks: A thought experiment --
Cognitive aspects: How people perceive, memorize, think and talk about landmarks --
Conceptual aspects: How landmarks can be described in data models --
Computational aspects: How landmarks can be observed, stored, and analysed --
Communication aspects: How landmarks enrich the communication between human and machine --
Conclusions: What is known and what is still challenging about landmarks.
|Responsibility:||Kai-Florian Richter, Stephan Winter.|
From the book reviews: "It is a timely, well-researched, and well-written review of perceptual, cognitive, and computational modeling perspectives on the question of landmarks in the urban
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