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Land Administration for Sustainable Development

Land Administration for Sustainable Development

Land Administration for Sustainable Development examines global land administration systems at different levels of maturity. This examination elucidates how countries can establish basic infrastructure for the implementation of land-related policies and land management strategies that will help ensure social equality, economic growth, and environmental protection. Through its presentation of a holistic view of land management for sustainable development, this book outlines basic principles of land administration applicable to all countries and their divergent needs. Land Administration for Sustainable Development is a resource for professors and students of land planning, land administrators, land planning managers, and government officials.

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Modernizing American Land Records

Modernizing American Land Records: Order upon Chaos

Modernizing American Land Records: Order upon Chaos presents a design for a modern American Land Records System (ALRS) that provides material about both the nature and extent of land interests. This book discusses the history of American land concepts, land governance, and land records systems and their use. These institutional aspects are considered along with the nature and extent of location-oriented land data systems such as geographic and land information systems (GIS/LIS). The institutional and technical aspects are brought together in the design of a modern ALRS that is consistent with current attitudes, practices, and technological development.

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The GIS guide for elected officials

The GIS Guide for Elected Officials

This collection of use cases illustrates the variety of problems that GIS can help governments solve. The GIS Guide for Elected Officials is a resource for government officials who want to better understand how to use GIS to answer location-based questions related to service delivery, workflows, and citizen engagement. The opening section explains what GIS is and how it works for government. The next two sections describe, through examples from jurisdictions large and small, how GIS is used to support policy decisions and streamline government operations. The final section tells elected officials what they need to do to support the creation of their own GIS programs.

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The ArcGIS Book

The ArcGIS Book

Explore ten "big ideas" that encapsulate the technological and social trends that have pushed geographic information systems (GIS) onto the Internet in a significant way. See how to apply these ideas to your own world. Open your eyes to what is now possible with Web GIS, and put the technology and deep data resources in your hands via the Quickstarts and Learn ArcGIS lessons that are included in each chapter.

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GIS Tutorial 1: Basic Workbook

GIS Tutorial 1: Basic Workbook

GIS Tutorial 1: Basic Workbook, is a top-selling introductory text for learning ArcGIS for Desktop. This workbook presents GIS tools and functionality, including querying interactive maps, collecting data, and running geoprocessing tools. Its detailed exercises, "Your Turn" sections, and homework assignments can be adapted to learning GIS in a classroom or for independent study. Also included is access to a 180-day trial of ArcGIS 10.1 for Desktop Advanced software and a DVD with data for working through the exercises. Instructor resources are available.

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GIS Tutorial 2: Spatial Analysis Workbook

GIS Tutorial 2: Spatial Analysis Workbook

GIS Tutorial 2: Spatial Analysis Workbook, provides hands-on exercises to help GIS users at the intermediate level build problem-solving and analysis skills. A companion to the concepts in The Esri Guide to GIS Analysis book series, GIS Tutorial 2 offers experience with various spatial analysis methods, including location analysis; change over time, location, and value comparisons; geographic distribution; pattern analysis; and cluster identification. This edition includes access to a 180-day trial of ArcGIS 10.1 for Desktop Advanced software and a DVD with data for working through the exercises.

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GIS Tutorial 2: Spatial Analysis Workbook

Adminstración de la tierra para un desarrollo sostenible

Land Administration for Sustainable Development examines global land administration systems at different levels of maturity. This examination elucidates how countries can establish basic infrastructure for the implementation of land-related policies and land management strategies that will help ensure social equality, economic growth, and environmental protection. Through its presentation of a holistic view of land management for sustainable development, this book outlines basic principles of land administration applicable to all countries and their divergent needs.Land Administration for Sustainable Development is a resource for professors and students of land planning, land administrators, land planning managers, and government officials.

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