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Using Geodata and Geolocation in the Social Sciences : Mapping Our Connected World (Hardcover) (David

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"Abernathy provides a truly accessible and interdisciplinary introduction to geodata and geolocation covering both the conceptual and the practical. It is a must read for students or researchers looking to make the most of the spatial elements of their data" - Luke SloanSenior Lecturer in Quantitative Methods, Cardiff University

 
Using Geodata and Geolocation in the Social Sciences: Mapping our Connected World provides an engaging and accessible introduction to the Geoweb with clear, step-by-step guides for:

  • Capturing Geodata from sources including GPS, sensor networks and Twitter
  • Visualizing Geodata using programmes including QGIS, GRASS and R

Featuring colour images, practical exercises walking you through using data sources, and a companion website packed with resources, this book is the perfect guide for students and teachers looking to incorporate location-based data into their social science research.

Number of Pages: 327
Genre: Social Science
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Sage Pubns
Author: David Abernathy
Language: English
Street Date: December 14, 2016
TCIN: 52111052
UPC: 9781473908178
Item Number (DPCI): 248-41-4726
$130.00

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