Using Geodata and Geolocation in the Social Sciences : Mapping Our Connected World Hardback
"Abernathy provides a truly accessible and interdisciplinary introduction to geodata and geolocation covering both the conceptual and the practical.
It is a must read for students or researchers looking to make the most of the spatial elements of their data" - Luke Sloan, Senior Lecturer in Quantitative Methods, Cardiff University Using Geodata and Geolocation in the Social Sciences: Mapping our Connected World provides an engaging and accessible introduction to the Geoweb with clear, step-by-step guides for:Capturing Geodata from sources including GPS, sensor networks and TwitterVisualizing Geodata using programmes including QGIS, GRASS and RFeaturing colour images, practical exercises walking you through using data sources, and a companion website packed with resources, this book is the perfect guide for students and teachers looking to incorporate location-based data into their social science research.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 344 pages
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
- Publication Date: 28/10/2016
- Category: Social research & statistics
- ISBN: 9781473908178
- Paperback / softback from £25.15