Using Geodata and Geolocation in the Social Sciences : Mapping Our Connected World, Hardback Book

Using Geodata and Geolocation in the Social Sciences : Mapping Our Connected World Hardback

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"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.

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 344 pages
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Social research & statistics
  • ISBN: 9781473908178

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