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Geographical information systems policies and programs

hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Management, Information, and Technology of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, first session, June 9, 1999.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform. Subcommittee on Government Management, Information, and Technology.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., [Congressional Sales Office, Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., distributor] in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Geographic information systems -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .G66293 1999zg
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 259 p. :
      Number of Pages259
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6834112M
      ISBN 100160609186
      LC Control Number00329090
      OCLC/WorldCa44989865

        Geographical Information Systems and Science 1. Geographical Information Systems and Science 2nd Edition Paul A. Longley University College London, UK Michael F. Goodchild University of California, Santa Barbara, USA David J. Maguire ESRI Inc., Redlands, USA David W. Rhind City University, London, UK 2. Geospatial information design and cartography; 3D data display and analysis; Basic project management techniques; Demand and Job Prospects. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the median wages for a Geographic Information Systems Technicians, Scientists, or Technologists are $86, per year nationwide and $91, per year in California.

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      Geographical Information Systems, 2nd edition is designed to give a sound introduction to GIS for students with little or no knowledge of the subject. Using real world examples, this new edition provides a concise introduction to the theory and practice of GIS. Interviews are included throughout the text with people using GIS beyond academia. Earth Sciences & Geography - Geographical Information Systems | Books in Geographical Information Systems. Geographical Information Systems. Home > Earth Sciences & Geography > Geographical Your subject area in the Springer Book Archives! Click here to find all titles published between & in your field of science. My Account.


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