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Political Geography GIS Workshop
Investigator Ryan Enos
Affiliation Other - FAS
Introduction to GIS lecture and lab for Gov. 2525 Political Geography Class. Two 2 hour sessions taught in consecutive weeks. Objectives of the exercise:
- To gain a basic level of familiarity with ArcGIS software.
- To understand how to display and query GIS shapefile data.
- To make choropleth, dot density, and proportional symbol maps.
- To perform a table join, spatial join, map latitude / longitude coordinates, perform an aggregation, and create density maps.