Abstracting Geographic Information in a Data Rich World

Methodologies and Applications of Map Generalisation

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ISBN: 978-3-319-00202-6 (Print) 978-3-319-00203-3 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Pages 1-15

    Map Generalisation: Fundamental to the Modelling and Understanding of Geographic Space

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    Pages 17-52

    Map Specifications and User Requirements

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    Pages 53-82

    Modelling Geographic Relationships in Automated Environments

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    Pages 83-117

    Data Structures for Continuous Generalisation: tGAP and SSC

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    Pages 119-155

    Integrating and Generalising Volunteered Geographic Information

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    Pages 157-195

    Generalisation Operators

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    Pages 197-225

    Process Modelling, Web Services and Geoprocessing

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    Pages 227-258

    Terrain Generalisation

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    Pages 259-297

    Evaluation in Generalisation

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    Pages 299-328

    Generalisation in the Context of Schematised Maps

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    Pages 329-391

    Generalisation in Practice Within National Mapping Agencies

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    Pages 393-403

    Conclusion: Major Achievements and Research Challenges in Generalisation

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 405-407