Geospatial Data

  • Taylor Arnold
  • Lauren Tilton
Part of the Quantitative Methods in the Humanities and Social Sciences book series (QMHSS)


In this chapter, we will look at how to work with raster and vector spatial data in R. Particular attention is placed on the process of merging various data types to create enriched datasets for further analysis.


Geographic Information System Spatial Data Data Frame Geospatial Data Universal Transverse Mercator 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Taylor Arnold
    • 1
  • Lauren Tilton
    • 1
  1. 1.Yale UniversityNew HavenUSA

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