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No 14 (2017)

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Table of Contents

Research Articles

Topological augmentation: A step forward for qualitative partition reasoning PDF
Matthew P. Dube 1-29
Cognitively plausible representations for the alignment of sketch and geo-referenced maps PDF
Sahib Jan, Angela Schwering, Carl Schultz, Malumbo Chaka Chipofya 31-59
Modeling and manipulating spacetime objects in a true 4D model PDF
Ken Arroyo Ohori, Hugo Ledoux, Jantien Stoter 61-93

Review Articles

Quantifying space, understanding minds: A visual summary approach PDF
Mark Simpson, Kai-Florian Richter, Jan Oliver Wallgrün, Alexander Klippel 95-136

Book Reviews

Fundamentals of Satellite Remote Sensing: An Environmental Approach 2e PDF
Luke Wallace 137-138
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