Book 2014

Dhaka Megacity

Geospatial Perspectives on Urbanisation, Environment and Health

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ISBN: 978-94-007-6734-8 (Print) 978-94-007-6735-5 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvii

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    Pages 1-22

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 23-43

    From a Town to a Megacity: 400 Years of Growth

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    Pages 45-60

    Spatiotemporal Patterns of Population Distribution

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    Pages 61-73

    Climatic Variability

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    Pages 75-97

    Monitoring and Prediction of Land-Use and Land-Cover (LULC) Change

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    Pages 99-121

    Spatiotemporal Analysis of Urban Growth, Sprawl and Structure

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    Pages 123-145

    Key Driving Factors Influencing Urban Growth: Spatial-Statistical Modelling with CLUE-s

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    Pages 147-161

    Analysis of Urban Development Suitability

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    Pages 163-175

    Impact of Land-Use Change on Flooding Patterns

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    Pages 177-202

    Flood Vulnerability and Risk Assessment with Spatial Multi-criteria Evaluation

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    Chapter

    Pages 203-218

    Supplementing Electrical Power Through Solar PV Systems

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    Pages 219-238

    Impact of Land Use and Land Cover Changes on Urban Land Surface Temperature

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    Pages 239-256

    Illustrating Quality of Life (QOL)

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    Pages 257-282

    Exploring Crime Statistics

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    Pages 283-299

    Environmental Problems and Governance

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    Pages 301-318

    Assessing Surface Water Quality Using Landsat TM and In Situ Data: An Exploratory Analysis

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    Chapter

    Pages 319-331

    Emissions from the Brick Manufacturing Industry

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    Chapter

    Pages 333-344

    Rainfall Dependence of Hospital Visits of Aeromonas-Positive Diarrhoea

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    Pages 345-365

    Modelling Spatiotemporal Patterns of Typhoid Cases Between 2005 and 2009 Using Spatial Statistics

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    Pages 367-384

    Spatiotemporal Analysis of Dengue Infection Between 2005 and 2010

  22. Back Matter

    Pages 385-405