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Python Scripting for Arcgis

Paul A. Zandbergen


ISBN: 9781589483712
ANNOTATION:
This is a guide for experienced users of ArcGIS Desktop to get started with Python scripting without needing previous programming experience. Experience with other scripting or programming languages is helpful but not required. Readers are expected to have good general ArcGIS skills and a basic understanding of geoprocessing procedures.
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ISBN: 9781589483712
ANNOTATION:
This is a guide for experienced users of ArcGIS Desktop to get started with Python scripting without needing previous programming experience. Experience with other scripting or programming languages is helpful but not required. Readers are expected to have good general ArcGIS skills and a basic understanding of geoprocessing procedures.

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This is a guide for experienced users of ArcGIS Desktop to get started with Python scripting without needing previous programming experience. Experience with other scripting or programming languages is helpful but not required. Readers are expected to have good general ArcGIS skills and a basic understanding of geoprocessing procedures.

Publisher Description

Python Scripting for ArcGIS is a guide for experienced users of ArcGIS Desktop to get started with Python scripting without needing previous programming experience. Experience with other scripting or programming languages (Perl, VBA, VB script, Java, C++) is helpful but not required. Readers are expected to have good general ArcGIS skills and a basic understanding of geoprocessing procedures. There are 14 chapters with corresponding online data and exercises.

Author Biography

Paul A. Zandbergen is an associate professor of geography at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. His areas of expertise include geographic information science; spatial and statistical analysis techniques using GIS; error and uncertainty in spatial data; GIS applications in criminology, economics, health, and spatial ecology; terrain analysis and modeling; and community?based mapping using GIS and GPS.

Table of Contents

Preface Acknowledgments Part 1 Learning the fundamentals of Python and geoprocessing Chapter 1. Introducing Python Chapter 2. Geoprocessing in ArcGIS Chapter 3. Using the Python window Chapter 4. Learning Python language fundamentals Part 2 Writing scripts Chapter 5. Geoprocessing using Python Chapter 6. Exploring spatial data Chapter 7. Manipulating spatial data Chapter 8. Working with geometries Chapter 9. Working with rasters Part 3 Carrying out specialized tasks Chapter 10. Map scripting Chapter 11. Debugging and error handling Chapter 12. Creating Python functions and classes Part 4 Creating and using script tools Chapter 13. Creating custom tools Chapter 14. Sharing tools Index Appendix A Data source credits Appendix B Data license agreement Appendix C Installing the data and software

Long Description

Python Scripting for ArcGIS is a guide for experienced users of ArcGIS Desktop to get started with Python scripting without needing previous programming experience. Experience with other scripting or programming languages (Perl, VBA, VB script, Java, C++) is helpful but not required. Readers are expected to have good general ArcGIS skills and a basic understanding of geoprocessing procedures. There are 14 chapters with corresponding online data and exercises. .

Product Details

Author
Paul A. Zandbergen
Pages
368
Publisher
Esri Press
Language
English
ISBN-10
1589483715
ISBN-13
9781589483712
Media
Book
Format
Paperback
Short Title
PYTHON SCRIPTING FOR ARCGIS ED
Edition Description
Edition Contain
Year
2014
Publication Date
2014-08-30
Edition
2nd
Country of Publication
United States
Edited by
Paul A. Zandbergen
Illustrations
245 illustrations
Series
Python Scripting
Series Number
1
Audience
College/Higher Education