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Multidimensional geographic information science

Author: Jonathan Raper
Publisher: London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text focuses on the ways in which GIS could be made multi-dimensional, based on modelling limitations of current two-dimensional GIS. It suggests extending GIS to incorporate the third  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)791610459
(NO-TrBIB)120690233
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Raper
ISBN: 0748405062 9780748405060 0748405070 9780748405077
OCLC Number: 44794909
Description: xx, 300 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: The worldview of geographic information science --
Discipline --
Theoretical commitments of the GISc worldview --
Metaphysics --
Ontology --
Epistemology --
Philosophy of mind --
Linguistics --
Cognitive science --
Informatics --
The possibility of GISc --
Two-dimensional representations of space --
Metaphysics of space and place --
Metaphors for geographical thinking --
Metaphysics of geographical and spatial representation --
Social conceptions of geographic space --
Naive geography --
Psychology of realism --
Space and spaces --
Metaphysical implications --
Ontology of space --
Geographical kinds --
Are there geographic kinds to find? --
How do we characterise geographic kinds? --
How certain are we of the identity of geographical kinds? --
Cognitive maps --
Scale and space --
Spatial knowledge, knowledge representation and spatial reasoning --
Space in language --
Space in representational art --
Social constitution of spatial concepts --
Absolute and relative views of space --
Ontological implications --
Epistemologies of space --
The evolution of epistemological theories of space --
Epistemological commitments of contemporary research on space --
Positivism --
Neo-positivism --
Post-positivism --
The origins of two-dimensional spatial representation --
History of mathematics, physics and geometry --
History of cartographic representation --
Maps as representations of space --
Maps and mapping --
Maps and communication about space in the narrow sense --
Mapping as representation in the broad sense.
Responsibility: Jonathan Raper.
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