Spatial Science and Its Traditions [chapter]

Jay D. Gatrell, Gregory D. Bierly, Ryan R. Jensen
2011 Research Design and Proposal Writing in Spatial Science  
... phenomena...take place in and are distributed across geographical space. It is reasonable, therefore, to argue that [scientists] are interested, indeed have long been interested, in social [and physical] phenomena distributed in geographical space. Yet, in the main, our theoretical frameworks and data-analytic capabilities do not include the geography of social phenomena.
doi:10.1007/978-94-007-2281-1_1 fatcat:owials2gljel3dzwdwidyxxwci