Measuring scale effects caused by map generalisation and the importance of displacement

E.M.M.S. João, N.J. Tate (Editor), P.M. Atkinson (Editor)

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Abstract

Book chapter discussing the measurement of scale effects by map generalisation and the importance of displacement
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationModelling Scale in Geographical Information Science
Place of PublicationChichester, United Kingdom
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons Inc.
Pages161-179
Number of pages18
ISBN (Print)0471985465
Publication statusPublished - 2001

Keywords

  • scale effects
  • spatial extent
  • amount of detail
  • environmental impact assessment
  • quality control
  • map generalisation
  • displacement

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João, E. M. M. S., Tate, N. J. (Ed.), & Atkinson, P. M. (Ed.) (2001). Measuring scale effects caused by map generalisation and the importance of displacement. In Modelling Scale in Geographical Information Science (pp. 161-179). John Wiley & Sons Inc..