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By André Dauphiné
John Wiley & Sons, Jan nine, 2013 - technological know-how - 261 pages
Our day-by-day universe is tough and infinitely different. The fractal strategy clarifies and orders those disparities. It is helping us to envisage new motives of geographical phenomena, that are, even if, regarded as certainly understood.
Written to be used via geographers and researchers from comparable disciplines, akin to ecologists, economists, historians and sociologists, this ebook provides the algorithms top tailored to the phenomena encountered, and proposes case reviews illustrating their purposes in concrete situations.
An appendix is usually only if develops courses written in Mathematica.
1. A Fractal World.
2. Auto-similar and Self-affine Fractals.
3. From the Fractal measurement to Multifractal Spectrums.
4. Calculation and Interpretation of Fractal Dimensions.
5. The Fractal Dimensions of Rank-size Distributions.
6. Calculation and Interpretation of Multifractal Spectrums.
7. Geographical rationalization of Fractal varieties and Dynamics.
8. utilizing Complexity idea to provide an explanation for a Fractal World.
9. Land-use making plans and dealing with a Fractal setting.
By Karl Samson
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By Charles B. Travis
Preface: summary machine
Part 1: GIS and the electronic humanities
From Lascaux to the ocean of Tranquility
What is a GIS?
GIS and the electronic humanities
2. towards the spatial turn
A short historical past of Western geographical thought
GIS and the gap of conjecture
3. Writing time and house with GIS: The conquest and mapping of seventeenth-century eire
Period, position, and GIS
Geovisualizing Irish history
Rebellion and conquest in 3D
Surveying the Cromwellian Settlement
William Petty and the Down Survey
From the ballybetagh to the barony
The Books of Survey and Distribution
Database mapping the Books
Visualizing the webs of history
Part 2: Writers, texts, and mapping
4. GIS and the poetic eye
Creating a electronic dinnseanchas
Plotting the poetic eye
5. Modeling and visualizing in GIS: The topological impacts of Homer’s Odyssey and Dante’s Inferno on James Joyce’s Ulysses (1922)
Homer and Dante’s topologies
The topologies of Ulysses
Middle of Hell (City of Dis)
Visualizing a “new Inferno in complete sail”
6. Psychogeographical GIS: making a “kaleidoscope outfitted with consciousness,”
Flann O’Brien’s At Swim-Two-Birds (1939)
The novel as city GIS
Spatializing At Swim-Two-Birds
Psychogeographical mapping with GIS
7. Geovisualizing Beckett
Samuel Beckett’s GIStimeline
Beckett’s bottled climates
Bricolage and biography
Part three. towards a humanities GIS
8. The terrae incognitae of humanities GIS
The misplaced mapmaker
The map theater
The geographer’s technological know-how and the storyteller’s paintings