5. Understanding the Nature and Magnitude of Uncertainty in Geopolitical and Interpretive Choropleth Maps

  1. Rodolphe Devillers and
  2. Robert Jeansoulin
  1. Kim Lowell

Published Online: 12 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470612156.ch5

Fundamentals of Spatial Data Quality

Fundamentals of Spatial Data Quality

How to Cite

Lowell, K. (2006) Understanding the Nature and Magnitude of Uncertainty in Geopolitical and Interpretive Choropleth Maps, in Fundamentals of Spatial Data Quality (eds R. Devillers and R. Jeansoulin), ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470612156.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781905209569

Online ISBN: 9780470612156

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Keywords:

  • model spatial uncertainty;
  • management decisions;
  • isarithmic maps;
  • polygonal choropleth;
  • polygon boundaries

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Uncertainty in geopolitical maps

  • Uncertainty in interpretive maps

  • Interpretive map case studies

  • Conclusion

  • References