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Author Sinton, Diana Stuart, 1966-

Title Understanding place : GIS and mapping across the curriculum / Diana Stuart Sinton and Jennifer J. Lund.

Imprint Redlands, Calif. : ESRI Press, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  910.285 Si69u 2007    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xviii, 282 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 23 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Thinking with maps / Jennifer J. Lund and Diana Stuart Sinton -- What is GIS? : a very brief description for the newly curious / Diana Stuart Sinton and Jennifer J. Lund -- Critical and creative visual thinking / Jennifer J. Lund and Diana Stuart Sinton -- About that G in GIS / Diana Stuart Sinton and Sarah Witham Bednarz -- Finding narratives of time and space / David J. Staley -- Mapping and quantitative reasoning / Jennifer J. Lund -- Campus-community collaborations : integrating partnerships, service learning, mapping and GIS / Melissa Kesler Gilbert and John B. Krygier -- Expanding the social sciences with mapping and GIS / Donald G. Janelle -- Sociology : surprise and discovery exploring social diversity / John Grady -- Economics : exploring spatial patterns from the global to the local / James Booker -- Anthropology : mapping Guinea savanna ecology in Sierra Leone / A. Endre Nyerges with Daniel M. Saman and Laura B. Whitaker -- Political science : redistricting for justice and power / Mark Rush and John Blackburn -- Urban studies : assessing neighborhood change with GIS / Christine Drennon -- Classical archaeology : building a GIS of the ancient Mediterranean / Pedar W. Foss and Rebecca K. Schindler -- Teaching the natural sciences with GIS / Diana Stuart Sinton -- Biology : spatial investigations of populations and landscapes / M. Siobhan Fennessy, E. Raymond Heithaus, and Robert A. Mauck -- Environmental studies : interdisciplinary research on Maine lakes / Philip J. Nyhus [and others] -- Chemistry and environmental science : investigating soil erosion and deposition in the lab and field / Karl Korfmacher, Brigitte Ramos, and Shelie Miller -- Geology : long-term hydrologic impacts of land-use change / Suresh Muthukrishnan -- GIS and spatial thinking in the arts, humanities, and languages / Jennifer J. Lund -- Foreign language and sociology : exploring French society and culture / Joel Goldfield and Kurt Schlichting -- Historical geography : mapping our architectural heritage / Robert Summerby-Murray -- Religious studies : exploring pluralism and diversity / Patrice C. Brodeur and Beverly A. Chomiak -- Musicology : mapping music and musicians / Jennifer J. Lund.
Subject Geographic information systems -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Geographic information systems -- Study and teaching (Higher) (OCoLC)fst00940445
Added Author Lund, Jennifer J., 1958-
ISBN 9781589481497 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
1589481496 (pbk. ; alk. paper)

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