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Unit 59 - Spatial Decision Support Systems

  • Author(s): Unit 59, CC in GIS;
  • Densham, Paul
  • Editor(s): Goodchild, Michael F.;
  • Kemp, Karen K.
  • et al.

This unit describes the concept, components and application of spatial decision support systems (SDSS). Using an example decision task—selecting a site for a retail store—it illustrates the nature of many spatial decision tasks as ill-defined or semi-structured and how SDSS can facilitate the decision-making process.

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