1999

New Methods of Geostatistical Analysis and Graphical Presentation

Distributions of Populations over Territories

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ISBN: 978-0-306-45544-5 (Print) 978-0-585-34163-7 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xlii

  2. Basic Concepts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-34

      Introducing Geostatistical Methods

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 35-42

      Selected Applications of Geostatical Methods

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 43-88

      Geosets of Populations Distributed over a Predetermined Territory

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 89-111

      Further Considerations on Geosets of Territories

  3. Graphical Presentation of Geographical—Statistical Data

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 113-113

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 115-134

      Statistical Mapping

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      Pages 135-168

      Graphical Rational Patterns

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 169-184

      Comparative Maps

  4. Parameters Measuring Characteristics of Primary and Derived Geosets

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 185-185

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 187-207

      Proportion and Territorial Coverage of Surpluses, Matches, and Densities

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 209-245

      Centers of Geosets

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 247-275

      Parameters of Dispersions and Oblongity of Geosets

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 277-312

      Parameters of Form

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 313-322

      Parameters of Position of Geosets

  5. Summary Comparison of Geosets via Calculation of the Minimal Distance between Them

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 323-323

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 325-346

      Minimal Distance between Geosets

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 347-377

      Properties of Minimal Distance

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 379-398

      Decompostion of the Average of the Squares of Minimizing Distances

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 399-409

      Minimal Distance between One Geoset and Another Obtained by Transforming the Coordinates of the First

  6. Epilouge

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 411-411

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 413-430

      An Overview and Some Concluding Remarks

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 431-469