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The core of GIScience


The core of GIScience: a systems-based approach (2013)
(PDF, 35 MB, ITC login required)
By V.A. Tolpekin and A. Stein (editors)
Enschede: University of Twente Faculty of Geo-Information and Earth Observation (ITC), 2013.
524 p. ISBN 978-90-3653-719-3. 

This book is only available as e-book. 





Chapter 1

System Earth: some theory on the system

Emile Dopheide, Freek van der Meer, Richard Sliuzas, Anne van der Veen, Alexey Voinov

Chapter 2


Wan Bakx, Klaus Tempfli, Valentyn Tolpekin, Tsehaie Woldai

Chapter 3

Spatial referencing and satellite-based positioning

Richard Knippers, Klaus Tempfli

Chapter 4


Wim Bakker, Wan Bakx, Wietske Bijker, Karl Grabmaier, Lucas Janssen, John Horn, Gerrit Huurneman, Freek van der Meer, Christine Pohl, Klaus Tempfli, Valentyn Tolpekin, Tsehaie Woldai

Chapter 5


Wan Bakx, Ben Gorte, Wim Feringa, Karl Grabmaier, Lucas Janssen, Norman Kerle, Gabriel Parodi, Anupma Prakash, Ernst Schetselaar, Klaus Tempfli, Michael Weir

Chapter 6

Image analysis

Wan Bakx, Lucas Janssen, Ernst Schetselaar, Klaus Tempfli, Valentyn Tolpekin, Eduard Westinga

Chapter 7

Models and modelling

Rolf de By, Menno-Jan Kraak, Otto Huisman

Chapter 8

Spatial data modelling, collection and management

Rolf de By, Otto Huisman, Richard Knippers, Menno-Jan Kraak, Alfred Stein

Chapter 9

Analysis and process modelling

Rolf de By, Otto Huisman, Menno-Jan Kraak

Chapter 10

Visualization and dissemination

Rolf de By, Otto Huisman, Menno-Jan Kraak

Chapter 11

Data Integration

Dinand Alkema, Wietske Bijker, Ali Sharifi, Zoltan Vekerdy, Wouter Verhoef

Chapter 12

Use and users

Corné van Elzakker, Yola Georgiadou, Thomas Groen, Norman Kerle, Joan Looijen, Andrew Skidmore, Richard Sliuzas, Alexey Voinov, Eduard Westinga