The future of spatial analysis in the social sciences

Luc Anselin

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This paper presents a personal view on some emerging research directions at the interface of social science and spatial analysis. Particular emphasis is placed on methodological challenges presented by developments in social science theory, demands for data manipulation, and the need for education and dissemination.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)67-76
Number of pages10
JournalGeographic Information Sciences
Issue number2
StatePublished - Dec 1 1999
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science Applications
  • General Earth and Planetary Sciences


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