GIS as an Integrating Technology: Contexts, Concepts, and Definitions

Full Table of Contents

Top of Module
 Information Technologies in Geography

  2  The Course of Technological Innovation

  3  GIS as an Integrating Technology

  4  GIS: A Generic Definition

  5  Other Definitions

  6  Related Terms, Acronyms, Synonyms, and More

  7  The GIS View of the World

  8  Appeal and Potential of GIS

  9  Application Areas

10  Many Software Systems Support GIS Decision-Making

11  Examination and Study Questions