Community Geography: GIS in Action
By Kim Z. English and Laura S. Feaster. ESRI Press, 2003. This book provides hands-on study modules which focus on using geographic information system (GIS) technology to address important issues in your community. Each module includes a case study, a companion GIS exercise, and an independent study exercise which can be tailored to a user’s own community. Tips and suggestions on the GIS inquiry process are included to provide a framework for your project. In addition, information on building community partnerships, acquiring geographic data, performing analyses, and presenting results is included. A CD-ROM featuring exercise data and ArcView 3.x projects is included. Paperback. 280 Pages.