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    The comap: exploring spatial pattern via conditional distributions


    Brunsdon, Chris (2001) The comap: exploring spatial pattern via conditional distributions. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 25 (1). pp. 53-68. ISSN 0198-9715

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    Abstract

    An exploratory data analysis tool termed the comap is introduced. This is essentially a geographical variant of the coplot , an exploratory graphical method to investigate the rela- tionship between a pair of variables conditioned on a third variable (and perhaps also a fourth). In the comap, the Ærst pair of variables represent geographical location, and the graphical technique is adapted to reØect this. After the concept of the comap is discussed and an example is given, computational aspects are considered. The paper concludes with a brief discussion.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: comap; spatial pattern; conditional distributions;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Science and Engineering > Research Institutes > National Centre for Geocomputation, NCG
    Item ID: 6169
    Depositing User: Prof. Chris Brunsdon
    Date Deposited: 08 Jun 2015 15:32
    Journal or Publication Title: Computers, Environment and Urban Systems
    Publisher: Elsevier
    Refereed: Yes
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