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Societal challenges and geoinformatics

A. Krishna Sinha

Societal challenges and geoinformatics

by A. Krishna Sinha

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Published by Geological Society of America in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geographic information systems,
  • Geodatabases

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by A. Krishna Sinha... [et. al.].
    SeriesGSA special paper -- 482
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG70.212 .S6295 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 191 p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25131645M
    ISBN 109780813724829
    LC Control Number2011028777

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    From geological to human time scales, geochronology underpins our ability to constrain the rates of processes that present key challenges to societal security and sustainability, including coastal processes, climate change, critical zone management, earthquake and .   “Each chapter contains a valuable list of literature, and the book ends with an exten­sive, page index. This makes this textbook a valuable and useful companion for students of geoinformation, geoinformatics, geocompu­tation, and geoprocessing (GIScience), as well as for experienced scientists and professionals applying GIS.”.


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