ERIC Number: EJ434998
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Geography and GIS Technology.
King, Guy Q.
Journal of Geography, v90 n2 p66-72 Mar-Apr 1991
Discusses the geographic information system (GIS), a database that permits the integration, management, and analysis of diverse geographical information. Reports that the GIS has brought gains in cartography and remote sensing but also has brought problems. Identifies the need to balance instruction in technical developments and mainstream geography topics. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A