G spatial arrangement the modifiable areal unit

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Unformatted text preview: ial arrangement, the Modifiable Areal Unit Problem (MAUP). "GEOGRAPHY": "An integrative spatial science that attempts to explain and predict the spatial distribution and variation of human activity and physical features on the earth's surface" (class text, emphasis mine) INFERENCE PREDICTION "STATISTICS": Collecting and analysing data. Prediction Data generating process Inference and Estimation Observed Phenomenon ("Data") Some of the ways statistics is used in Geography: Describe and summarize spatial data. Make generalizations concerning compl...
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This note was uploaded on 01/18/2011 for the course GEOG 339 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at University of Calgary.

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